The City of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County have received federal funds under the Emergency Rental Assistance Program to assist low-income residents who are behind on their rent or utilities payments because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The program is open to all renters residing in the City of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County, who have a household income 80% or less of area median income (see chart below) and have been financially impacted by COVID-19.
You can also Call 1-855-838-6776 (toll free)
|INCOME LIMITS FOR HOUSEHOLD SIZES 1 TO 8|
|50% income limit*||$23,400||$26,750||$30,100||$33,400||$36,100||$38,750||$41,450||$44,100|
|80% income limit||$37,400||$42,750||$48,100||$53,400||$57,700||$61,950||$66,250||$70,500|
|*80% is the eligibility limit and 50% is for priority processing.|
The tenant must fill out the Tenant Application and provide the following documentation: