Wicomico Co. begins rollback for upcoming termination of Emergency Rental Assistance Program

WICOMICO CO., Md. – Wicomico County and the State of Maryland are beginning the process of ending the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP).

Effective Monday, September 12th, applications for the Wicomico County ERAP will be required to include one of the following:

  • 2021 income tax return
  • List of income by each member of the household with documentation
  • Provide documentation of income-based federal or state assistance program

Additionally, all applicants will be required to show verification of all household income for the past 30 days, unless using the self-certification or unemployed option.

The Wicomico County ERAP will stop accepting new applications for assistance starting November 1, 2022. Applications submitted before this date will continue to be processed. Once all applications received have been processed, a press release will be released outlining the process with any potential remaining funds.

For more on the program or to apply, click here.

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