LA County COVID-19 Rent Relief Launches August 17

LA County COVID-19 Rent Relief Launches August 17

In an effort to assist renters with limited means affected by the COVID-19 crisis, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has provided $100 million in Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funds to create LA County COVID-19 Rent Relief, operated by the Los Angeles County Development Authority (LACDA).

The Program launches on Monday, August 17, 2020, and will remain open for a two-week period, closing on Monday, August 31, 2020. Applications can be submitted during this time through 211LA at or by dialing 2-1-1.

If you have questions about the Program, please check out the Frequently Asked Questions by clicking here.


Officials from the LACDA will be joining Supervisor Kathryn Barger, Chair of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, Supervisor Janice Hahn, and Anja Carrillo, Emergency Rental Assistance Program Recipient, to provide additional details about the Program on August 12, 2020, at 11 a.m. via Facebook Live at You can also listen via telephone in real time by calling: (415) 655-0001 and enter access code: 145 308 1701.


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