Emergency Rental Assistance Available
The City of Laramie recently reminded residents that those who may have been struggling financially due to COVID-19 and are rending a home may be eligible for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP), which opened on April 29. ERAP applications are available online here. dfs.wyo.gov/erap.
- One or more individuals within the household are obligated to pay rent on a home in Wyoming or have unpaid rent on a previous residence that is located in Wyoming.
- Total household income is equal to or less than eighty percent (80%) of the area's median income.
- One or more individuals within the household have qualified for unemployment benefits or experienced financial loss due, directly or indirectly, to COVID-19.
- One or more individuals within the household can demonstrate a risk of experiencing homelessness or housing stability