COVID-19 Emergency Assistance

Texas Rent Relief

The Texas Rent Relief Program can help renters with costs starting as far back as March 13, 2020.  For more information, visit or call 1-833-9TX-RENT • 1-833-989-7368 Monday-Saturday • 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. CST.

Texas Eviction Diversion Program

The Texas Eviction Diversion Program (TEDP) is a voluntary program that permits eligible landlords and tenants to agree upon a resolution to the issues raised in an eviction case. If eligibility requirements are met, past due rent obligations and utility delinquencies may be eligible to be covered in full and the eviction case dismissed.  To learn more, visit Eviction Diversion Program.

Texas Eviction Diversion Program Informational Brochure

Financial Assistance for Funeral Expenses from FEMA

 FEMA will begin providing financial assistance for funeral expenses incurred after January 20, 2020, for deaths related to coronavirus (COVID-19). In the coming weeks, a dedicated FEMA 800 number will be established to help individuals who apply. In the meantime, potential applicants are encouraged to start gathering documentation. For more information about FEMA funeral assistance, visit COVID-19 Funeral Assistance |