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Rental and Mortgage Assistance Available for Gadsden County Residents

Florida Housing Coronavirus Relief Fund Rental (CRF) and Mortgage Assistance Available for Gadsden County residents

 The Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF) is a portion of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act passed by Congress and signed into law by the President in March 2020 in response to the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic. Florida Housing’s CRF Fund for Impacted Homeowners and Renters will be administered by the local State Housing Initiatives Partnership Program (SHIP) housing office in your community. Florida Housing staff are working with the local governments and SHIP Programs in preparation to begin the application process in each community as soon as possible.

 
Impacted Gadsden County homeowners and renters can apply for the following assistance through the Gadsden County State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP) Program housing office by contacting Sonya Burns, Housing Program Coordinator at (850) 662-3306 or by email sburns@gadsdencountyfl.gov.
 
 
What to Do Next
Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions to learn more about this program.
 
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Please review the By County Maximum Income Limits for Eligible Households in the Quick Links to determine if your household income qualifies based on your household size and county of residence.
 
Click here to find your local State Housing Initiatives Program (SHIP) Program housing office in your community.
 
IMPORTANT: First, use the “City” dropdown list. If your city appears on the list, use that contact information. If your city does not appear on the list, then use the “County” dropdown list to select your county instead.
 
Contact the local State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP) Program housing office in your area to find out what types of assistance (rent payments, mortgage assistance, emergency repairs, etc.) are available and if you qualify. 
 
It is important to note that at this time your local government and SHIP Office are working on implementing the application requirements, process and system and may not be ready to accept applications.
 
Please visit this webpage regularly to keep up to date on further details and timelines.

Please click here for local government application information. 

CSBG Application
LIHEAP Application
 
For additional program information or to speak to a representative call Florida Housing’s toll-free Coronavirus Relief Fund Information Line at 1-888-362-7885. Open Monday – Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern.

 
 
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