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Apply for Rent and Mortgage Assistance

At this time, WE no longer have funding available for Rental or Mortgage Assistance.  

Assistance is now available through the state of Nebraska Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) Program for those outside of Douglas and Lancaster counties.  To access information and how to apply click here.  

Assistance for rent and utilities are now available through the City of Lincoln for Lincoln and Lancaster County residents.  Click here for more information or by calling 402-413-2085.

Assistance for rent, mortgage and utilities will be available in Douglas County and the City of Omaha on April 1st.  Click here for more information.





On September 4th, 2020, the Federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued an order halting residential evictions for non-payment of rent if certain conditions are met. An eligible tenant needs to sign a declaration and send it to their landlord. You can find the CDC Order HERE.  This order expires on March 31, 2021.

If you are at risk of eviction or behind on your rent, you should contact Legal Aid of Nebraska to find out if you are eligible for eviction protection.

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