COVID-19 Related Resources

COVID-19 Health and Community Spread

  1. COVID- 19 Cases in Pinellas County
  2. CDC Cleaning and Disinfecting Guidance 
  3. Symptoms of Coronavirus
  4. Schools and Childcare During Coronavirus
  5. Steps to Preventing Coronavirus
  6. COVID-19 Dashboard
  7. COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Financial Assistance For Past Due Rent, Mortgage and Utility Programs

I. Pinellas County Emergency Rental Assistance Program.

Rental Assistance for qualifying residents

How To Apply 

Eligibility Requirements

1) Loss of job or significant income due to the COVID-19 pandemic

2) Behind on rent payments or at risk of missing a rent payment

3) Household income at or below 80% of the area median income (AMI). AMI Eligibility Checker

Frequently Asked Questions

II. COIVD-19 Rent and Utility Assistance

Rental and Utility Assistance for low-income residents in St. Petersburg

How to Apply

Eligibility Requirements and Financial Criteria:

1) State issued ID for all adult household members.
2) Social security cards for all household members.
3) Birth certificates for all household members.
4) Proof of income/unemployment.
5) Copies of past-due utility bills (if applicable).
6) Copy of lease or mortgage (if applicable).

III. Boley Center Assistance

Short term rental and utility assistance for qualifying residents for up to 10 months

How to Apply

Eligibility Requirements and Financial Criteria 

  1. Must live and be a renter within the city limits of St. Petersburg
  2. Must have suffered an income loss due to COVID-19.
  3. Must be below 120% AMI (please refer to the Income Limits table).
  4. Must complete the entire application, leaving no blanks.
  5. Must not be living in a FHFC-funded development
  6. Must not be receiving duplicate assistance from another source

Food Pantries and Food Distribution Centers

 I. Free Meals For Kids and Teens This Summer

II. USDA Food Distribution Programs

III. Feeding Tampa Bay