Keep Oakland Housed                                                                     COVID-19 Relief Financial Assistance


Are You Eligible?

Applicants must be:
  • A current Oakland resident

  • At risk of losing their home

  • A low-income individual or household


After You Apply


Funding is extremely limited, and applications will be prioritized based on need, severity of COVID-19 impact, and funding availability. If your application is selected for assistance, you will be asked to provide documentation to verify eligibility, including but not limited to:


  • Valid government issued identification

  • Proof of Oakland residency, such as a utility bill

  • Proof of income, such as pay stubs

  • Current lease or other evidence of tenancy, such as rent receipts

  • Documentation of COVID-19 related loss of income or increased expenses



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Rent Information


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Landlord information








Additional information 
The following questions are optional and will not affect your eligibility.






Required Documentation After You Apply

Funding is extremely limited, and applications will be prioritized based on need, severity of COVID-19 impact, and funding availability. If your application is selected for assistance, you will be asked to provide documentation to verify eligibility, including but not limited to:


  • Valid government issued identification

  • Proof of Oakland residency, such as a utility bill

  • Proof of income, such as pay stubs

  • Current lease or other evidence of tenancy, such as rent receipts

  • Documentation of COVID-19 related loss of income or increased expenses

Please upload any of the above documents you have available to assist in the processing of your application

[To add multiple documents, please click on the link above]
Consent/Disclaimer
I authorize Centro Legal de la Raza to release the information contained in this application to any funder of this program in order to verify my eligibility for the program. This may also include any other agency or property management company/property owner who could be helpful in understanding my situation. Upon approval of my application I further authorize the release and sharing of information between Centro, the funding agency, and the landlord. I understand information shared will be necessary and appropriate for administering the financial assistance program provided and for coordinating and verifying services on my behalf. I understand that information that I share will remain confidential, and will only be used for the purposes described above. I hereby affirm that the information provided my application is true and complete to the best of my knowledge. I understand that if I provide any false information or misrepresentation during the application process that it will be grounds for denying my application to the Program. I understand in submitting this application I am not guaranteed financial assistance from the Program. In addition, my signature below acknowledges my understanding and consent to the release of information as described above. I understand that I have the right to revoke this consent in writing at any time, except for information already released, and that unless I decide to revoke it sooner, this consent will terminate two years after receipt of assistance from the program. If my application is selected for processing, I agree to provide tenancy information to a representative of Centro through means such as text messages, phone, or email for the purposes of evaluation. I understand that in order for Centro to continuously improve its services and understand the effectiveness of the Program, they may follow up after services have been provided.

Your signature below states that you recognize that electronic communications (text message) are not secure; you hereby authorize Centro to communicate with you regarding services received from the Program using electronic communications as indicated below and have provided the phone number above to text message, Additionally, you understand that text messaging is to be used to the purposes of communicating on a limited basis and text messages are not intended to provide additional support. If you are in need of additional support when you receive a text message, you understand that you should not text your concerns; rather, you should contact Centro via phone. You understand that you can end (“revoke”) this waiver at any time during service.




If you are unable to fill out this application form, please call us at 510-422-5669
 Si tiene dificultad en llenar la solicitud, por favor llámenos al número 510-422-5669