Agenda

Danielle Meister

Danielle Meister

Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development


Session: Avoiding the "Eviction Cliff": Maximizing the State Emergency Rental Assistance Program to Keep Our Neighbors Housed

This session will review the key components of Maryland's new Emergency Rental Assistance Program, which provides rental and utility assistance to households facing eviction or those who are homeless and have secured new housing. Participants will learn how they can help residents avoid the anticipated eviction "cliff" from COVID-19, legal protections for renters from eviction, and how the program is rooted in an equity-based framework.

Audience

Executive Directors, Mgmt, Case workers, FLS

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