Dane CORE is a partnership between Dane County, the City of Madison, Urban Triage, Tenant Resource Center, Community Action Coalition and other community partners. The goal of the partnership is to assist eligible households in need of rental and utility assistance with funding to ensure those bills can be paid.
Are you behind on your rent because of the pandemic, either directly or indirectly?
You are not alone. Many people are experiencing financial hardship right now.
Rental assistance is available to households meeting all the following criteria:
- You or someone in your household owes rent to your current or former landlord, or know for certain you won’t be able to pay your rent next month.
- You experienced financial hardship related to the COVID-19 pandemic, either directly or indirectly. This includes receiving unemployment or having a significant reduction in income, incurred significant costs, or experienced financial hardship during the period of the COVID-19 public health emergency which remains ongoing.
- You are at risk of experiencing homelessness or housing instability, including owing past rent.
- Your household income at or below 80 percent of their county’s median income.