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COVID-19 Housing Assistance are funds are available to assist with past due rent and mortgage payments for Sarpy and Cass County residents.

Who is Eligible:

This program can only assist residents of Sarpy or Cass County, Nebraska who have had a job loss or other reduction in income on or after March 17, 2020 as a result of COVID-19. Assistance is available beginning with April 1 rent or mortgage payment and not before.

Dates for applications: 

Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis and assistance will be provided to eligible applicants on a first come, first ready to proceed basis until all funds have been exhausted. Funds will not be held for incomplete applications.

Income Limits

Household income may not exceed: 80% of area median income (AMI) at the time of application 

Persons in Family
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
48,750 55,700 62,650 69,600 75,200 80,750 86,350 91,900


What does the program pay for?

Rental Assistance

  • Rental assistance for up to four months. This can include months in arrears no earlier than the April 1 rent payment, ($4,000 maximum).
    - Includes manufactured home rent and lot rent

Mortgage Payment Assistance

  • Mortgage assistance for up to four months (this can include up to four months in arrears) beginning with April 1 mortgage payment, ($4,000 maximum).

 Full Program Guidelines - What do I need to apply?


 Application for Assistance


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