ALL COMMUNITIES OUTREACH SERVICES



All Communities CARES Rental Assistance Program

What is the All Communities Outreach Services CARES Rental Assistance Program?

The All Communities Outreach Services (ACOS) CARES Rental Assistance Program provides funds to assist low to moderate-income, eligible residents with unpaid rent due to a COVID-19 related hardship. This program is intended to stabilize housing for the low to moderate-income residents and those at greatest risk due to loss of employment and/or loss of work wages due to COVID-19.

Who can apply?

Renters who have experienced a job loss or a reduction in annual income due to COVID-19

How do renters qualify?

The basic eligibility requirements are:

Must be renting your home

Renter income must be negatively impacted due to COVID-19

Renters household income must be at or below 100% of the area median income before COVID-19

Applicant is listed on the rental/lease agreement

Renter must be a U.S. citizen or qualified resident alien

Renter must be unable to pay rent due to COVID-19

What assistance is provided?

This program’s assistance shall not exceed two (2) months of a household's rental need and/or a maximum benefit of $2,000, whichever comes first. Funds will be issued in the form of a grant and will be paid directly to the landlord on behalf of the applicant.

How to apply?

Appointments or Walk-ins are welcomed at our office located at 112 E. Mission Ave, Bellevue NE 68005.

No appointment necessary, but individuals with appointments will take precedence.  Call our office at 402-257-1122 to set up an appointment to complete the application.

After hour appointments are made on a case by case basis.

ACOS Economic Assistance Hours

*Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.  Thursday 9 a.m.-12 p.m.