Pike County Human Development
Covid-19 CARES Rent Relief Program - Pike County
***CARES Rent Relief has been extended to Nov. 4, 2020. The CARES Rent Relief Program (CARES RRP) was created as an emergency response to the COVID-19 health pandemic to provide rental assistance to assist households experiencing job loss or a substantial loss of income as a result of the current health crisis ASSISTANCE PROVIDED ON YOUR BEHALF: - Up to $750/month per lessee household (or up to 100% of monthly rent); - For a maximum of six months of assistance between March 1 and December 30, 2020. - Payments will be made to the landlord on behalf of the renter. - Landlords may apply on behalf of the renter, but landlord and renter must both submit documents in order to submit a complete CARES RRP application. - Applications will be accepted beginning July 6, 2020. - The deadline to submit applications is September 30, 2020. If you think you are eligible for this rent relief program, please contact your county's designated CARES RRP Organization - Pike County Human Development Office 570-296-3434 rruiz@pikepa.org 506 Broad Street Milford, PA 18337
506 Broad Street
Milford, PA 18337
Eligibility: Renters who have experienced job loss or a reduction in annual income due to the Coronavirus pandemic; and -Landlords that have lost rental income because a renter has experienced job loss or a reduction in income as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic.
Hours: Applications beginning July 6th and ending September 20, 2020.***CARES Rent Relief has been extended to Nov. 4, 2020. Agency Hours: M-F 8:30 am- 4:30 pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (570) 296-3434 Main
Email Address: rruiz@pikepa.org
Intake Requirements: To qualify for the progrram: Renter must document at least a 30% reduction in income since March 1, 2020, related to COVID-19; or Renter must have become unemployed after March 1, 2020 as a result of COVID-19; and Renter’s income may not exceed the Area Median Income for their county of residence (and adjusted for the number people in your household). To find the Area Median Income by county, go to https://www.phfa.org/forms/pacares/rental/RRP-County-Income-Limits.pdf
Intake Procedure: Complete 3-part application and contact Pike County Human Development Office for information and appointment to have your application processed.
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