EMERGENCY RENTAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (ERAP) CLOSES SUNDAY NOVEMBER 14 at 10 PM
New York State is closing the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) application window on Sunday, November 14 at 10 PM because of dwindling funds.
Tenants who apply for ERAP are protected from eviction while the application is processed. MELS advises any member seeking ERAP to help pay rent and utilities arrears to apply immediately: on.ny.gov/2WE2CKY.
If you have questions or need assistance, call the MELS Screening Unit at 212.815.1111.