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EMERGENCY RENTAL
ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

Northumberland & Montour Counties

The Emergency Relief Assistance Program provides rental assistance for families & individuals at risk for eviction or utility shut-offs due to financial impact from the COVID-19 pandemic. Income limits are increased; eligible applicants can make up to 80% of the area's median income. Income guidelines differ per county.

Montour County income guidelines
  • 1 person: under $42,750

  • 2 person: under $48,850

  • 3 person: under $54,950

  • 4 person: under $61,050

  • 5 person: under $65,950

  • 6 person: under $70,850

  • 7 person: under $75,750

  • 8 person: under $80,600

  • 1 person: under $38,200

  • 2 person: under $43,650

  • 3 person: under $49,100

  • 4 person: under $54,550

  • 5 person: under $58,950

  • 6 person: under $63,300

  • 7 person: under $67,650

  • 8 person: under $72,050

Northumberland County income guidlines

If you or anyone in your household has:

  • Qualified for unemployment benefits

  • Lost income, or experienced other financial hardship due directly or indirectly to COVID-19

  • Been at risk of homelessness or have a past due utility

  • Those with income at or below 50% of the area median

  • One or more individuals within the household are unemployed as of the date of application for assistance & have not been employed for the 90-day period preceding such date

Eligibility Requirements

Priority is given to households including any of

the following: 

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APPLICATION PROCESS 

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START BY COMPLETING AN APPLICATION  HERE

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 A CSO STAFF MEMBER WILL CONTACT YOU

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QUESTIONS?

CALL THE OFFICE

570-644-6575 X 171

We can help with your application call us at 570-644-6575 x 171