Palm Beach County Community Services
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CARES Act Rental and Utility Assistance Application TEMPORARILY Closed
Food Assistance Still Available

Online System for Rental, Utility, and Food Assistance

To Apply for COVID-19 Services you must be a Registered User.

Step-by-Step 'How to Apply' PDF

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The CARES Act Rental and Utility Assistance application is TEMPORARILY closed to allow sufficient time to process applications already submitted.
The county will reopen the Rental and Utility Assistance portal in October if funds are still available.
Individuals can still apply for Food Assistance through the COVID-19 Assistance portal.

How to Apply for Rental and Utility Assistance Webinar
Thursday, September 24, 2020
12pm-1pm and 5pm-6pm

To prepare documentation needed for assistance and receive direct notification when the rental and utility assistance application reopens, please register for the How to Apply for CARES Act Assistance webinar at

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How to Apply for CARES Act - Rent & Utilities Assistance


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Palm Beach County
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West Palm Beach, FL 33401

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