West Hollywood Aging in Place Program

ELIGIBILITY GUIDELINES

➢ Be a Senior (55+ years of age or older)

➢ Have an income (or family unit combined income) that does not exceed $58,450

➢ Must be a resident of the City of West Hollywood the last thirty (30) days

The maximum financial amount given per calendar year is $1,000

 

The Alliance for Housing & Healing’s Aging in Place COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program provides financial assistance to West Hollywood renters, age 55+, who are unable to pay rent due to issues related to COVID-19 (illness, loss of employment, reduction on working hours, caring for a household member with COVID-19, etc.).  Renters can apply for assistance to cover 25% of their rent for one month up to $1,000, which will be paid directly to the management company/landlord. Second and third grants are available to those who qualify. Required documentation includes: 1. Utility bill, 2. Identification, 3. Documentation of COVID-19 impact, 4. Lease and landlord information, 5. Declaration of COVID-19-related financial distress hardship.

For information on the program and to apply, please call (323) 656-1107 extension 214. Please leave your full name, date of birth and a call back number. 

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  • Does the subsidy have to be paid to the landlord?

Yes, the subsidy must be paid directly to the landlord. This is to ensure payment is received and all you will need to do is send your portion of the rent, if any.

  • Is everyone entitled to the full $1,000 

The subsidy is currently only available to residents of West Hollywood. All eligible clients will be entitled to the full assistance.

  • Can the payments be made based on the applicants request? i.e. monthly , 3 payments, 1 payment?

Clients will be able to access the payments in whichever way they need it (monthly, quarterly, or yearly).

 

REFERRAL INFORMATION

Referring providers and potential clients can reach out with questions regarding program eligibility or for more information

Please contact: Neal Owen 323.656.1107 ext. 210 or (nowen@alliancehh.org)