Eviction Prevention Program (English)

Do you live in Baltimore City? Are you behind on rent because of the COVID-19 pandemic? You may be eligible for funds to help pay back rent! Apply for the Eviction Prevention Program today!

Find the application here: bmorechildren.com/eviction-prevention 

You can change the language of the application when you make an account by clicking on the icon indicated by the yellow arrow below:

Screenshot - application

Be sure to submit your application by December 20th! If you submit it after December 20th, you may be asked for additional documentation and to complete a home inspection. 

If you speak a language other than English, fill out this form to be connected with CASA, Southeast CDC, Latino Economic Development Corporation or a MIMA volunteer who can help you complete the application in your language. 

You can submit photos of documentation and handwritten documentation.

Once you submit your application, the CAP Center staff will reach out to your landlord to verify your information and gather documents from them. To facilitate that process, you can send this list of documents to your landlord to let them know that the CAP Center will be reaching out and which documents are required. 

Eligibility Criteria

Examples of verification documents

Household located in Baltimore City

Lease OR

Bill in the applicant’s name (BGE, Xfinity, water, medical bill,etc) OR

 Household Member Identification (signed by applicant and landlord) OR

Rent receipt (with name and address) OR

Rental letter from landlord 

If renting a room/basement/etc. - Sublet Member Identification (signed by applicant, leaseholder and landlord)

Owe rent to your landlord or leaseholder

Self-certification within application (Question G)

Proof of COVID impact

Self-certification within the application (Question E) OR

COVID Impact Statement and/or supporting documents (letter from employer, hospital records, etc). 

Proof of ID for each adult on the lease/member of the household

One of the following- Driver's license, birth certificate, MD State ID, Consular ID, Passport, Company issued ID, US Military ID, VISA, Permanent Resident Card/Green Card

 

If you do not have any form of ID:

Household Member Identification (signed by applicant and landlord) if you do not have any other form of ID

Sublet Member Identification (signed by applicant and leaseholder and landlord) if you do not have any other form of ID

No social security number required

Put 000-00-0000 if you do not have a SSN or ITIN

If you sub rent from a principle renter (room, basement, etc.)

Sublease Household Member Identification (form signed by landlord, tenant and sublet), IDs and COVID impact self-certification