Community members facing financial hardship resulting from COVID-19 may be eligible for assistance through the Season of Sharing(SOS) Emergency Relief Fund.
Please call (925) 655-1205 for more information or to apply.
Contra Costa County tenants and landlords impacted by COVID-19 can apply for assistance from the COVID-19 Rent Relief program. The program assists income-qualified renters impacted by COVID-19 who need help to pay for rent or utilities. Check eligibility and apply online for COVID-19 Rent Relief / Ayuda con la Renta.
To find additional information and state resources, visit Housingiskey.com. For information on Contra Costa County’s Ordinance on Eviction Protection, see the FAQs on the County website.
Emergency Broadband Benefit
The FCC Emergency Broadband Benefit will provide a discount of up to $50 per month towards broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers if they contribute more than $10 and less than $50 toward the purchase price.
FEMA is providing financial assistance for COVID-19 related funeral expenses incurred after January 20, 2020. COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Line Number: 844-684-6333 | TTY: 800-462-7585
Hours: Monday - Friday | 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Eastern Time
Call this dedicated toll-free phone number to get a COVID-19 Funeral Assistance application completed with help from FEMA's representatives. Multilingual services will be available. More details can be found on FEMA's website.
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