Cumberland County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities
Cumberland County Housing and Redevelopment - Rental Assistance Program
Rent and utility assistance for Cumberland County Residence who have been impacted by Covid-19. Qualified applicants may receive up to 12 months of rent and utility assistance. The 12 months includes past due rent and utilities.

Please, note: Utilities are limited to electricity, gas, fuel oil, water and sewer and trash removal. (Telephone, cable and internet are NOT considered to be utilities).
114 North Hanover Street
Suite 104
Carlisle, PA 17013
Eligibility: A renter household in which at least one or more individuals meets the following criteria:
• Qualifies for unemployment or has experienced a reduction in household income, incurred significant costs, or experienced a financial hardship due to COVID-19;
• Demonstrates a risk of experiencing homelessness or housing instability; and
• Has a household income at or below 80% of the area median income level.
Family Size and Maximum Income:
1 Person - $47,600/year
2 Person - $54,400/year
3 Person - $61,200/year
4 Person - $68,000/year
5 Person - $37,450/year
6 Person - $78,900/year
7 Person - $84,350/year
8 Person - $89,800/year
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (717) 249-0789 Number for Redevelopment
  • (866) 683-5907 Toll-Free
  • (717) 249-1315 Main Number for Housing
  • (717) 249-0789 For Paper Applications
Email Address: rentrelief@cchra.com
Intake Requirements: Application must be filled out completely with the following documentation:
• Documentation of Covid-19 Impact
• Photo ID
• Rent Ledger
• Signed Lease
• Landlord W-9 Form
• Copy of Broker License if Property Management is applying on behalf of owner
• Income Documentation
• For Utility assistance, the Utility Bills Must be Submitted
Intake Procedure: Online application: Click Herefor Application
For Paper Applications: visit CCHRA Offices at 114 N Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013 or call 717-249-0789 or email rentrelief@cchra.com
Return Applications:
• Mail: CCHRA 114 N Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
• Email: rentrelief@cchra.com
• Drop Off: Drop Box Located at 114 N Hanover St., Carlisle PA 17013
• County Wide Locations: Coming Soon
Services:
  • Electric Service Payment Assistance * COVID-19
  • Gas Service Payment Assistance * COVID-19
  • Heating Fuel Payment Assistance * COVID-19
  • Rent Payment Assistance * COVID-19
  • Sewer Service Payment Assistance * COVID-19
  • Water Service Payment Assistance * COVID-19
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Cumberland County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities
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