Starting today, Monday, February 22nd, at 2:00 p.m., Minneola residents can apply for rental assistance through the Emergency Rental Assistance Program provided by Lake County. Registration for the program will close on Sunday, March 21st, at 11:59 p.m.
The Emergency Rental Assistance Program is available for Minneola residents who meet the following criteria:
• Must live in Lake County
• Must be a renter
• Rent must be past due
• Must have a documented financial hardship as a result of COVID-19
• Total household income for 2020 must meet the following income requirements:
Household Size Qualifying Income
1 Less than $40,750
2 Less than $46,550
3 Less than $52,350
4 Less than $58,150
5 Less than $62,850
6 Less than $67,500
7 Less than $72,150
8 Less than $76,800
9 Less than $81,424
10 Less than $86,077
To access the application, eligibility criteria, and a list of required documentation, please visit https://lakecountyfl.gov/cares.
For residents who require additional guidance with the application process, Lake County will offer appointments for consultation from Feb. 22-26. Residents may schedule a consultation at https://bit.ly/3udLvft.