New San Diego Program Helps with Past Due & Upcoming Rent

Low-income San Diegans who have experienced financial hardships due to the COVID-19 pandemic can now apply for one-time emergency financial help to pay their rent.

The program, administered by the San Diego Housing Commission, will provide up to $4,000 per household to help eligible families and individuals pay past-due and upcoming rent. Online applications will be accepted through Aug. 7.

The public can apply for the program at covideapplication.sdhc.org. Read more about the program here.