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Emergency Rent and Utilities Coalition (ERUC) (ERAP)
Offers up to $1,500 per month in assistance to households for rental arrears and/or utility arrears dating back to March 1, 2020, with a maximum of 6 months' worth of arrears being awarded, not to exceed $9,000 per household.
Arrears ONLY - cannot be used for deposits or future expenses.
113 East Main Street
Norristown, PA 19401
Eligibility:
  • Household must reside in Montgomery County at the time of application
  • Household must be at or below 80% of Area Median Income at the time of application
  • Household must have rent arrears and/or an eviction notice and/or utility arrears and/or a utility shut-off notice at the time application in order to receive assistance
  • Household must be able to self-report a COVID hardship and have no alternative means to pay the rent and/or utility arrears for which the household is applying
Hours: Website available 24/7
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (610) 277-6363 Ext: 110 Main
  • (610) 277-6363 Ext: 124 Administration
  • (610) 277-6363 Ext: 118 Emergency/After Hours
Email Address: eruc@cadcom.org
Intake Procedure: Call 211 or visit https://www.cadcom.org/pre-screen-form-eruc-cadcom to fill out the pre-screening questionnaire
Facility/ADA access: Fully accessible
Fee Amounts: Services provided free of charge
Languages Spoken: Bengali, English, Hindi, Nepali, Spanish, Ukrainian, and Urdu
Geographical Area: Montgomery County
Helpful Tips: See this chart (Montgomery County): https://www.phfa.org/forms/pacares/rental/RRP-County-Income-Limits.pdf to determine financial eligibility
Services:
  • Electric Service Payment Assistance
  • Electric Service Payment Assistance * COVID-19
  • Gas Service Payment Assistance
  • Gas Service Payment Assistance * COVID-19
  • Internet Service Payment Assistance
  • Internet Service Payment Assistance * COVID-19
  • Rent Payment Assistance
  • Rent Payment Assistance * COVID-19
  • Sewer Service Payment Assistance
  • Sewer Service Payment Assistance * COVID-19
  • Trash/Recycling Service Payment Assistance
  • Trash/Recycling Service Payment Assistance * COVID-19
  • Water Service Payment Assistance
  • Water Service Payment Assistance * COVID-19
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