Get Rent Relief

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the federal government and the State of California are providing additional funding for people who have lost income due to the pandemic.

Enter your ZIP code below to access this government funding based on where you live. Funding is available regardless of your citizenship status. For non-government funding click on this link.

Rental Assistance San Diego

1. City of San Diego Funding

Apply for the City of San Diego Covid-19 Housing Stability Assistance Program
Emergency Rental Assistance San Diego

2. County of San Diego Funding

The County’s 2021 Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) helps eligible households in qualifying areas who have been financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Rental Assistance Chula Vista

3. City of Chula Vista Funding

Click to apply for emergency rental and utility assistance funding for residents of the City of Chula Vista.
Emergency Rental Assistance San Diego

4. Other Rent Relief Funding

Find other rent relief options near you.

5. Rental Assistance for Small Landlords

The County of San Diego’s Rental Assistance for Small Landlords (RASL) program helps eligible small-scale, independent, property owners who are experiencing significant rental payment shortfalls from their tenants due to COVID-19 impacts.

6. Security Deposit Assistance Program

The County of San Diego’s Security Deposit Assistance Program (SDAP) helps eligible County residents with a security deposit payment.

Additional Resources

Need help with more than rent? Find additional resources for you and your family below.

211 Assistance

1. Resources Through 211

211’s Resources page offers information about assistance in a wide variety of categories. Enter your location in the search bar for best results.
Utility Bill Assistance

2. Campesinos Unidos Utility Assistance

Receive one-time funding assistance for utility bills. Check the link to see if you qualify.
Covid 19 Rent Assistance

3. Victims & Survivors COVID-19 Resource List

A downloadable list of emergency resources available across San Diego county.
Low Income Energy Assistance

4. Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program

Assistance for eligible low-income households with the goal of managing and meeting their immediate home heating and/or cooling needs.
Call 866-675-6623
Low Income Internet Access

5. Low Cost Internet Through AT&T

Click to see if you and your home qualify or call

6. California Lifeline Program

Discounted phone services to lower the cost of phone bills for qualifying households.
Call 866-220-5211