Eligible COVID-19/Financial Hardships - The Zero Balance Project

At least one person in the renter household has qualified for employment benefits OR experienced a reduction in household income, incurred significant costs, or experienced other financial hardship due to the COVID-19 outbreak, such as:
  • Reduced hours or income.
  • Left job due to unsafe environment.
  • Left job to care for family.
  • Forced leave from work due to school closure or childcare changes.
  • Increased child care expenses.
  • Child at home due to school closures.
  • Internet access and computer costs required to work or attend school remotely.
  • Medical or funeral expenses due to COVID-19.
  • Purchase of personal protective equipment.
  • Alternative transportation costs.
  • Contracted COVID-19.
  • Quarantined due to COVID-19 exposure.
  • Cared for others with COVID-19.