Fulton County Government Information Lines

141 Pryor St., SW   Atlanta, GA 30303

Fulton County COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program




Phone
(404) 612-4000 | Major Crime (Reporting Human Trafficking)
SERVICE PHONE:
(855) 776-7912 | Emergency Rent and Utility Assistance questions

SERVICE HOURS:apply online 24 hours daily

INTAKE HOURS:For those with NO Internet call: 8:30 am to 7:00 pm MON - FRI at 855/776-7912

INTAKE PROCEDURE:Internet: https://fultoncountyga.gov/covid-19/rental-assistance




DESCRIPTION:Fulton County is offering qualifying residents COVID-19-related rental and utilities assistance.

ELIGIBILITY:Fulton residents outside of the City of Atlanta; household income at or below 80% of the area median income; one or more individuals in the household has qualifies for unemployment or has experienced a reduction in household income, incurs significant costs or experienced a financial hardship due to the pandemic; demonstrates a risk of experiencing homelessness or housing instability; The applicant must be able to attest in writing that one or more individuals within the household can demonstrate a risk of experiencing homelessness or housing instability such as past due utility or rent notice or eviction notice; Unsafe or unhealthy living conditions, or any other evidence of such risk as determined by Fulton County.
Owner or landlord renting to an eligible household, as described above, may apply on behalf of the tenant

DOCUMENTS:Tenant: contact information including your e-mail and phone number, wage statement or signed declaration,copy of the lease agreement, documentation of payments made Magistrate Court notice (if applicable), past due utility notice(s), unemployment documentation, any other documentation that indicates risk of homelessness

Landlord: contact information including your e-mail and phone number, lease agreement, documentation of tenant payments, Magistrate Court notice, utility bills issued, documentation of rental assistance subsidy

FEES:none

AREA SERVED:Fulton (excluded the City of Atlanta)

SERVICES:

  • Electric Service Payment Assistance
  • Gas Service Payment Assistance
  • Rent Payment Assistance
  • Water Service Payment Assistance

Other service(s) offered at this location:


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