Are you eligible?

Eligible residents must have a household income at 80% or below the average median income (AMI) in their county.


Click here for the complete AMI eligibility chart up to 8 persons/household.

Are you a landlord or
property manager?

Do you have questions about ERAP? To learn more, join us for our Landlord Info Session on Zoom.

May 20, 2021 at 2:00PM

Union and Snyder counties received a combined $5.6 million for emergency rental assistance. Union-Snyder CAA is now processing applications to distribute this emergency funding for eligible residents.

This funding is provided by the Federal Consolidated Appropriations Act, also known as the second Congressional COVID-19 relief package.  This program is administered by the Department of Human Services (DHS).


  • Eligible expenses include rent, utility, and home energy costs through this program.

  • Eligible households include those with reduced income or financial hardship that were directly or indirectly related to COVID-19.

  • Income guidelines are 80% AMI for county of residency.​

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How to Apply


  • Download a paper copy from the options below to complete and turn into our office (appointment required).


​Contact our staff with questions specifically for ERAP at erap@union-snydercaa.org or 570-374-0181, option 2.

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Need help today? Please call us at (570) 374-0181


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