Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency, in partnership with the City and the County of Sacramento, is offering emergency rental assistance for residents who have experienced a loss or reduction in wages due to COVID-19.
Applications for the new Sacramento Emergency Rental Assistance (SERA) program will be accepted online beginning Friday, October 9 through Thursday, October 22, 2020.
TO BE ELIGIBLE, RENTERS MUST:
- Show employment income lost or decreased because of COVID-19
- Rent your home in the City of Sacramento or the unincorporated County of Sacramento
- Have a written lease or rental agreement or SERA Rental Verification form signed by the landlord AND a current utility bill in your name
- Have current household income at or below 50% of the Area Median Income (AMI)
Complete details about the program are available on our website at www.shra.org/sera.
If you need assistance, please contact the SERA Program by email firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (916) 449-1266.
You can also receive help uploading required documents and other technical assistance in person at 816 Revere Street (Alder Grove) and 480 Redwood Avenue, between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., M-F from October 9th – October 22nd.