Hernando County Rental Assistance Program

Posted By: Eric Garduño COVID Rental Assistance ,

Hernando County is providing rental and utility assistance for residents who have been financially impacted by the COVID emergency.  Up to $5,000 is available for rent and up to $500 is available for utilities for eligible residents.  To be eligible, the household income must be below 120% Area Median Income.  To apply, you must mail a completed application along with all required documentation to Hernando County Housing Authority, 621 West Jefferson Street, Brooksville, FL 34601.  Only completed applications with all required documentation will be processed.

An informational handout on the program is available here:

Application materials are available here:

Scroll down to the “Hernando CARES Housing Assistance Program” portion of the page - there are three documents to be filled out, including one to be filled out by the landlord.