Emergency Rental Assistant Program (ERAP) – Alachua County

A Federal Grant designed to assist households who cannot pay or are having difficulty paying rent and/or utilities due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Alachua County Emergency Rental Assistant Program (ERAP) is a Federal Grant designed to assist households who cannot pay or are having difficulty paying rent and/or utilities due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The program can help with payments of late rent and/or utilities (not mortgage) and may also assist with rent payment in advance. Payments will be made ONLY be made to landlords/property managers and/or utility companies.  Each household can be supported with up to $15,000 assistance depending on your documentation.

Please visit the County information page at https://info.alachuacounty.us/2021/ERAP/ for more information on eligibility and on this page, https://info.alachuacounty.us/2021/ERAP/FAQ, for frequently asked questions.