Community Development

NEW EMERGENCY RENTAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (ERA) is NOW OPEN.

Click here for more information on the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERA). 

MANATEE CARES MORTGAGE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (MAP) APPLICATIONS ARE CLOSED

OTHER RESOURCES

Please also visit our COVID-19 Recovery Resources page for resources and information to assist individuals in the community with various needs including temporary food assistance relief, legal services related to eviction and foreclosure, job training resources and homeless services.

CDC EVICTION MORATORIUM EXTENDED THROUGH June 30, 2021: You must complete the CDC declaration form. Contact your local legal services organization or local community organization group to be connected to legal assistance for help with the declaration or if you are facing eviction. Click here for more information on the moratorium. 

 

Community Development administers programs that are designed to "bring you home" to quality living in an affordable residence and provide neighborhood improvements through community enhancement and housing assistance activities

"Empowering people and strengthening neighborhoods to create healthy, viable communities.”

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  • Denise Thomas
  • (941) 748-4501, ext. 3474
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