Have You Suffered a Loss of Income? Worried About Paying Your Rent?

We know that many of our residents have suffered job and income loss during the pandemic and may struggle to pay rent. If you find yourself in this situation, here are some recommendations.
  1. Talk to us! We may be able to create a payment plan for you, defer some of your rent until you can access federal or charitable financial support.
  2. Review the sources of financial aid detailed below. If you need help applying for benefits, charitable grants or other aid, let us know. We may be able to help.

Cheritable and Non Profit Financial Resources

  • United Way’s 211.org. By dialing 211 from any phone or visiting 211.org, you can search by zip code to access a hotline that connects you to emergency rent and utilities assistance, food assistance, relief for “gig economy” workers and contractors, mental health and other supportive services. All calls are confidential, can be made anonymously and callers can request translations services for 180 languages.

  • Salvation Army (https://www.salvationarmyusa.org/usn/covid19/). Searchable database of support services by zip code, city or state. They also offer counselors available via phone (in English and Spanish) to help people connect with local services—844-458-4673

  • Catholic Charities (https://www.catholiccharitiesusa.org/find-help/). Reliable source of financial support for housing and more. You can identify your local chapter to learn more.

  • NLIHC Database of Renter Assistance Programs (https://nlihc.org/rental-assistance). Regularly updated database identifying state and local renter aid programs.

  • Unemployment Insurance (www.usa.gov/unemployment). If you are eligible for unemployment benefits, this site will help you learn how to apply for them as well as for welfare, temporary assistance and other programs and services.

  • Resident Relief Foundation (https://residentrelieffoundation.org/our-programs/). Organization dedicated to helping residents stay in their apartments during an unexpected financial emergency.

  • Rent Assistance (www.rentassistance.us/). A directory of rental assistance agencies and organizations that can help residents pay their rent.

  • Community Action Agency (https://communityactionpartnership.com/find-a-cap/). This resource may help you find out what services you might be able to access locally, such as emergency payment assistance for rent or utilities.

  • Help with Bills (www.usa.gov/help-with-bills). Residents can learn about government programs to help pay for home energy bills and other expenses.

  • Grantspace by Candid (https://grantspace.org/resources/knowledge-base/covid-19-emergency-financial-resources/). Database of national and state grant funds available to help with a wide variety of situations, including special grants for occupations (e.g., nurses, bartenders, hospitality workers, freelancers, first responders) as well as needs (e.g., pet care expenses).

Fusion PMC COVID-19 Website

Find local testing sites, COVID-19 syptom information, prevention information and more at FusionCovid19.com.

State Financial Resources

California
Financial assistance
https://covid19.ca.gov/get-financial-help/

Food Assistance https://www.cdss.ca.gov/inforesources/calfresh/california-food-assistance-program

Help Finding Work

Need A Job Now
https://needajobnow.usnlx.com

We’re Here to Help

Your on-site staff and Fusion PMC are all here to support you. We want to encourage you to contact your onsite staff to discuss any financial burdens you may be experiencing. From payment plans to lease options, we are here to help!

We’re all in this together


Your lifestyle is our commitment.