COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program

BIENVENIDOS AL PORTAL DEL NJ-DCA

Este portal presta servicios al Departamento de Asuntos Comunitarios de New Jersey y sus programas afiliados.

NJ Department of Community Affairs

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El Departamento de Asuntos Comunitarios de Nueva Jersey (NJDCA, por sus siglas en inglés) recibió más de $ 1 billon en fondos de asistencia de emergencia para el alquiler para brindar asistencia de alquiler a las familias elegibles que se vieron afectadas durante la pandemia de COVID-19. Hay tres programas en los que las familias afectadas pueden ser elegibles.

Puede encontrar información adicional sobre los requisitos del programa y la asistencia disponible para cada uno de estos programas en nuestra página de preguntas frecuentes.


Asistencia de emergencia para el alquiler (ERA) y programa de prevención de desalojos (EPP)

ERA1

  • ✔ Hasta 15 Meses de rentas vencidas y rentas futuras
  • Sin límites en la asistencia mensual
    (con documentación aprobada)
  • Debe verse afectado financieramente por
    COVID-19

ERA2

  • Hasta 18 Meses de rentas vencidas y rentas futuras
  • Sin límites en la asistencia mensual
    (con documentación aprobada)
  • Debe verse afectado financieramente
    por COVID-19

PPE

  • Hasta 24 Meses de rentas vencidas y rentas futuras
  • Asistencia mensual limitada según los ingresos *
  • Debe verse afectado financieramente
    por COVID-19


* Para EPP, los solicitantes aprobados pueden ser responsables de contribuir con un mínimo del 30 % de sus ingresos mensuales para sus obligaciones mensuales de alquiler.
*Las familias de ERAP pueden recibir una combinación máxima de 24 meses de asistencia (una combinación de meses de financiación de ERAP y EPP que no exceda los 24 meses para el Nivel 1 y el Nivel 2)

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VEA CÓMO NUESTRO PROGRAMA ESTÁ AYUDANDO A FAMILIAS COMO USTED

86K+

Total de hogares asistidos


$ 733 millones +

Asistencia total pagada


$8,444

Promedio Asistencia por hogar


La información representada arriba incluye datos para los programas ERA1/ERA2 y EPP. Datos actualizados en Agosto 15 del 2022

Noticias y Anuncios

Call Center Closed in Observance of Independence Day (Tuesday 7/4/2024)

The NJDCA ERAP/EPP Customer Support Call Center will be closed on Thursday, July 4th, 2024, in observance of Independence Day. The Call Center will maintain normal operating hours on Friday, July 5th, 2024. If you require any assistance during this closure, please visit our Service Request Page and we will contact you upon reopening.

Call Center Closed in Observance of Presidents' Day (2/19/2024)

The NJDCA ERAP/EPP Customer Support Call Center will be closed on Monday, February 19, 2024, in observance of Presidents' Day. The Call Center will maintain normal operating hours on Saturday and Sunday (2/17 and 2/18; 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST). If you require any assistance during this closure, please visit our Service Request Page (opens in a new tab)(opens in a new tab)(opens in a new tab)and we will contact you upon reopening.  

Call Center Closed in Observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day (01/15/2024 )

The NJDCA ERAP/EPP Customer Support Call Center will be closed on Monday, January 15, 2024, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The Call Center will maintain normal operating hours on Saturday and Sunday (1/13 and 1/14; 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST). If you require any assistance during this closure, please visit our Service Request Page (opens in a new tab)(opens in a new tab)and we will contact you upon reopening.  

Call Center Closed in Observance of New Years (1/1/2024 - 1/2/2024)

The NJDCA ERAP/EPP Customer Support Call Center will operate with limited hours during the holiday season. Please note that on Sunday, December 31st, 2023, the Call Center will be open from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM EST. In observance of New Years Day on January 1st, 2024, the Call Center will be closed, and the center will reopen on Tuesday, January 2, 2024. If you require assistance during the limited hours or closure, please visit our Service Request Page, and we'll respond upon reopening.

Call Center Closed in Observance of Christmas (12/25/2023 - 12/26/2023)

The NJDCA ERAP/EPP Customer Support Call Center will operate with limited hours during the holiday season. Please note that on Sunday, December 24th, 2023, and Sunday, December 31st, 2023, the Call Center will be open from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM EST. In observance of Christmas on December 25th, 2023, the Call Center will be closed, and the center will reopen on Tuesday, December 26, 2023. If you require assistance during the limited hours or closure, please visit our Service Request Page, and we'll respond upon reopening.

Department of Community Affairs - 2021 Press Release

DCA Announces COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Application Period Closes on December 15, 2021

Department is Urging Residents to Apply for Rental Assistance While the Application Period Remains Open and Self-Certify to Get Protected from Eviction

For more details, please visit https://nj.gov/dca/news/news/2021/approved/20211115a.shtml


Attention Landlords and Property Owners! COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Phase II Enrollment Opens March 22, 2021

COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Phase II Enrollment Opens March 22

The COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program (CVERAP) Phase II provides temporary rental assistance to low- and moderate-income households affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.Once assistance is approved and you, as the property owner, provide the required documents, DCA will make payments directly to you.

See the flyer for landlords with more information here!

Attention Renters! COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Phase II Enrollment Opens March 22, 2021

COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Phase II Enrollment Opens March 22

The COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program (CVERAP) Phase II provides temporary rentalassistance to low- and moderate-income households affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Click here for more information!

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