The City of Irving is expanding eligibility requirements to include more residents affected by the COVID-19 disaster to help them with past due rent, mortgage and utility bills. The Housing and Utility Assistance Program, launched in early August, offers funds from Dallas County under the Coronavirus Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act to eligible residents.
The program is administered by Catholic Charities of Dallas, a nonprofit organization.Catholic Charities is accepting applications on a first-come, first-served basis.
In order to qualify, City of Irving residents must:
Note that completing an application does not guarantee a resident will qualify for the program. Up to $2,000 per month for six months (maximum) is now available to pay past-due and currently due mortgage/rent and utility bills (gas, electric and internet service only).
Visit the Coronavirus Housing Needs page for income limits and required documentation, as well as links to other housing and utility assistance programs.
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