NEW Emergency Rental and Mortgage Assistance Program

Through the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, the City of Waco is providing short-term emergency rental and mortgage payment assistance to assist Waco renters experiencing housing insecurity due to COVID-19 related loss of income. Funds in the amount of up to $2,400 will be provided directly to property owners on behalf of eligible tenants.

Financial assistance may be paid on behalf of qualified persons for:

  • Electric Bills and/or
  • Rental and Mortgage

Please visit for more information, or to apply.