What is the application process?

Rental Assistance

Once the application is submitted, a service provider, contracted with Pierce County, will make initial contact within 24 hours to confirm contact information and provide next steps.  The provider will then schedule an intake meeting.  The service provider will ensure the application is complete, the applicant is eligible, and if so, begin the process to disburse funds to the landlord.


Mortgage Assistance

Once the application is submitted, a foreclosure prevention counseling agency, contracted with Pierce County, will reach out to the applicant in approximately 15 days. The foreclosure prevention counselor will ensure the application is complete, the applicant is eligible, and if so, begin the process foreclosure prevention counseling and providing mortgage assistance.

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1. How do I apply?
2. What is the application process?
3. How long will it take?
4. When/how will I be notified when I am approved?
5. What is the statewide eviction moratorium?
6. Who do I contact if I need assistance with the application?
7. What documents can I use as evidence of income?
8. If I received previous emergency COVID-19 rental assistance from Share and Care House am I eligible to apply for this rental assistance?
9. I applied for assistance and received less than 3 months. May I re-apply if I need more rental assistance?
10. How do I know if my income qualifies for assistance?
11. What documentation do I need from my landlord?
12. Who do I contact if I’m experiencing technical difficulties?
13. Does this serve people in Tacoma?
14. Does this replace the old Rental Assistance program managed by Share and Care House?
15. Can I go back and make changes to my original application if I have realized I made a mistake?
16. Is rental assistance provided per lease holder or per residential dwelling?
17. My contact information has changed since I submitted my application, what do I do?
18. I was unable to attach documents when I submitted my application, what do I do now?