ACLAMO Family Centers - Montgomery; Norristown
ACLAMO Family Centers - Emergency Rent and Utility Coalition (ERUC)
Each household can receive up to $1,500 per month in assistance 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.

Email HousingProgram@aclamo.org for additional information.

Details about the requirements and a list of Frequently Asked Questions are available on the United States Department of the Treasury website.
512 West Marshall 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. See this chart (Montgomery County) to determine if meet this criteria: https://www.phfa.org/forms/pacares/rental/RRP-County-Income-Limits.pdf

- 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.

Site hours may vary. Call to inquire or to leave voicemail after hours.
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (610) 277-2570 Main
Intake Requirements: You will need to find:
* A copy of your lease, if you have one. If you don’t, please find some sort of proof of consistent rental payments at that address, such as bank statements, or utility bills with your name and rental address on it. A letter from the landlord will also suffice.
* Some sort of photo identification
* An overdue rent or utility notice, if applicable. This can come from your landlord or a utility service like PECO.
* Current income documentation for all ADULTS in your household. This includes things like pay stubs, disability income, social security income, unemployment income, child support, alimony, or any other source of current, active, consistent
income.
* Any documentation of changes of wages from your employer for example, a termination letter, or notice of furlough.
* Proof that you receive or applied for unemployment, if applicable
Intake Procedure: Click here for the Housing Assistance - ERUC Pre-Screen Tool

Or call 610-277-2570 (Norristown area) or 610-970-2134 (Pottstown area)
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish (¡Hablamos español!)
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
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ACLAMO Family Centers - Montgomery; Norristown
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