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APPLICATION FOR TENANT ASSISTANCE

NOTICE
FUNDS ARE NO LONGER AVAILABLE FOR THIS PROGRAM.
NEXT FUNDING CYCLE IS EXPECTED TO BE JULY 1, 2018

 
The Tenant Assistance Program was established in an effort to prevent homelessness in Titusville, by providing monetary assistance to displaced renters or the homeless who are in need of a one-time payment to assist in obtaining affordable rental housing.

Assistance is provided only one-time. Maximum assistance per household is up to $800.00.

The following are examples of qualifying criteria (must provide proof):
  • Lost or loosing current residence or rental due to no fault of your own
  • Loss of current residence or rental due to legal separation or divorce
  • Relocation due to domestic violence
  • Job relocation
  • Homeless, as defined by HUD
The following are reasons for disqualification":
  • Evicted from last rental due to non-payment, criminal actions, property destruction
  • Voluntary relocation
  • Previous security deposit assistance provided through the City or another agency
  • Ability to pay without assistance
  • Ability to secure help from family members
If you wish to apply for assistance, please complete the questions below.
 
 
* PLEASE ENTER THE DATE YOU EXPECT TO MOVE INTO YOUR NEW RENTAL AND WOULD NEED THE ASSISTANCE BY 
* PLEASE ENTER YOUR FIRST AND LAST NAME 
* PLEASE ENTER YOUR CURRENT PHYSICAL ADDRESS. IF HOMELESS, ENTER THE WORD "HOMELESS" 
* PLEASE ENTER TODAY'S DATE 
* PLEASE CHOOSE WHICH TYPE OF ASSISTANCE YOU NEED 
* PLEASE ENTER THE AMOUNT OF ASSISTANCE NEEDED, IN ADDITION TO YOUR OWN MONEY, TO MOVE INTO YOUR NEW RENTAL, PER LEASE OR UTILITY WORK ORDER 
* IF YOU ARE CURRENTLY WORKING WITH AN AGENCY FOR SERVICES OR ASSISTANCE, PLEASE ANSWER "YES." IF YOU HAVE NOT CONTACTED ANOTHER AGENCY, PLEASE ANSEWR "NO"YES NO 
* IF YOU ANSWERED "YES" TO THE ABOVE-QUESTION AND YOU ARE CURRENTLY WORKING WITH ANOTHER AGENCY FOR ASSISTANCE OR SERVICES, PLEASE ENTER THE AGENCY'S NAME, ADDRESS, AND CONTACT PERSON WITH WHOM YOU ARE WORKING WITH 
* IF YOU ARE CURRENTLY RENTING, PLEASE ENTER YOUR LANDLORD'S NAME, ADDRESS, PHONE NUMBER, AND WHEN YOUR LEASE IS UP. IF YOU ARE HOMELESS, PLEASE STATE SO. 
* IF YOU HAVE LOCATED A NEW PLACE TO RENT, PLEASE ENTER THE NAME OF THE APARTMENT COMPLEX, ADDRESS, LANDLORD'S NAME AND CONTACT INFORMATION, AND THE AMOUNT REQUIRED TO MOVE IN 
* PLEASE ENTER THE DATE THAT YOUR NEW LEASE BEGINS 
* HAVE YOU EVER RECEIVED ASSISTANCE FOR SECURITY OR UTILITY DEPOSIT FROM THIS OR ANY OTHER AGENCY?YES NO 
* IF YOU ANSWERED "YES" TO PREVIOUS QUESTION, PLEASE ENTER THE DATE YOU RECEIVED ASSISTANCE, AND FROM WHO. 
* IF YOU ARE CURRENTLY HOMELESS, PLEASE ENTER HOW LONG YOU HAVE BEEN HOMELESS (WITHOUT A PERMANENT PLACE TO LIVE) 
* PLEASE ENTER THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF GROSS MONTHLY INCOME YOU AND YOUR ENTIRE HOUSEHOLD RECEIVES FROM ALL SOURCES (I.E., EMPLOYMENT, SOCIAL SECURITY, DISABILITY, PENSION, RETIREMENT, CASH ASSISTANCE, ETC.) 
* PLEASE ENTER THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE, INCLUDING YOURSELF, THAT LIVE IN YOUR HOUSE OR ARE PART OF YOUR HOUSEHOLD 
* PLEASE PROVIDE YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS  
* PLEASE PROVIDE A CONTACT PHONE NUMBER WHERE YOU CAN BE REACHED 
* ARE YOU OR ANYONE IN YOUR HOSEHOLD CONSIDERED IS "SPECIAL NEEDS PERSON." A PERSON MEETING THIS DEFINITION WOULD BE ONE WHO RECEIVES SSDI, SSI, VETERANS' DISABILITY BENEFITS, ADULT PERSON REQUIRING INDEPENDENT LIVING SERVICES, YOUNG ADULT FORMERLY IN FOSTER CARE, OR A SURVIOR OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE. 
 
Applicants will be ranked for assistance based on a first-qualified, first-served basis. Priority will be given to the following groups in the following order:
  1. Persons considered "homeless"
  2. Persons with "Special Needs" or who have a "Developmental Disability"
  3. Elderly or school aged households
  4. Essential Services Personnel
  5. All other applicants served for the first-time
Your participation in the program is strictly voluntary.  Please note that there are certain qualification criteria that you must meet.  Please be advised that once an application is submitted it becomes a public record.  The City does not share sensitive information such as social security numbers or other protected forms of identification and personal information.  However, case files are made available for review by State of Florida agencies as part of audit and monitoring of the City's programs.
 
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