Emergency Residential Relief Program

 

THE EMERGENCY RESIDENTIAL RELIEF PROGRAM IS CLOSED

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The City of Bellflower is offering emergency housing assistance payments on behalf of eligible Bellflower residents that have been negatively impacted economically by the COVID-19 Pandemic.   Bellflower residents can apply for a maximum of $800 per month for up to three months of rent, mortgage, or utility assistance.  All payments will be made directly to the landlord, property management company, mortgage lender or utility company for current or past due payments.  

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a renter or homeowner residing in the City of Bellflower.
  • Must be the applicant’s primary residence.
  • Must have been negatively impacted economically during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
  • Must be at or below 80% of the Area Median Income, as defined by HUD (see income limits below).
  • Currently do not receive any other forms of resident assistance payments (ex. Section 8, Los Angeles County COVID-19 Rent Relief assistance, or other resident assistance programs)

2020 HUD INCOME LIMITS:

Household Size

Annual Gross Income

1

$ 63,100

2

$ 72,100

3

$ 81,100

4

$ 90,100

5

$ 97,350

6

$ 104,550

7

$ 111,750

8

$118,950

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Program recipients will be selected through a lottery system. 

Completed applications must be submitted by October 22, 2020 by 4:00 p.m. via:

  1. Dropped off to Bellflower City Hall between 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. each day that City Hall is open/operating, from Oct 8th through Oct 22nd. (City Hall is closed Friday, October 16, 2020)
  • Mailed and postmarked by October 22, 2020 to: Bellflower City Hall c/o Bellflower Emergency Resident Relief Program 16600 Civic Center Dr. Bellflower, CA 90706 

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