The rental assistance program is available for Salem residential renters who have had a demonstrated gap in their income due to the COVID-19 pandemic and are at risk of losing their housing. The program provides $500 per household for two months (maximum $1,000), in a payment made directly to the landlord. The program is administered by North Shore Community Action Programs. To complete an application, please click here: http://salem.com/rentalassistanceapplication. En espanol: http://salem.com/rentalassistanceespanol.
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