DELAWARE HOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
Due to the COVID-19 health crisis, we have received a notification from the Delaware State Housing Authority regarding a Housing Assistance Program for Delawareans who are facing financial hardships. Households are eligible for up to $1,500 is assistance, with payments made directly to land or property owners for rent or utility company payments.
To be eligible, you must:
- Reside in Delaware
- Maximum household income at or below 80% of the Area Median Income (AMI) for the county in which you reside. (You will find the income levels on the website listed below)
- Provide documentation showing an impact on the employment or income beginning March 10, 2020 or later that is attributed to the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes layoff, reduced work hours, or needing to take unpaid leave due to childcare or other issues arising as a result of the health crisis.
The following is the website with more information and the application for applying.