Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Business & Housing Assistance

Emergency Small Business Assistance Program (EBAP)

June 15, 2020 - Dallas County Opens its Emergency Small Business Assistance Program

DALLAS – On Monday, June 15, 2020, Dallas County will begin accepting pre-applications for its Emergency Business Assistance Program (EBAP). EBAP is funded with an allocation of $5 million in federal CARES Act dollars and is designed to rapidly provide financial assistance to small businesses located in Dallas County that have been adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and that have been unable to obtain financial assistance to meet all of their business needs. Small businesses may be eligible to obtain a forgivable loan worth up to $15,000.

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Emergency Housing Assistance Programs (EHAPS)

March 3, 2021 – Dallas County Reopens its DCHHS Emergency Housing Assistance Programs (EHAPS)

COVID-19 has had a widespread effect on the residents of Dallas County. As a result of this pandemic may individuals and families have been economically impacted. To mitigate the impact and support such individuals and families Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) is pleased to offer a host of short-term emergency housing assistance programs aimed at assisting individuals and households with rental, mortgage and utility (water/sewage) assistance. Each of the programs are unique in the type of assistance covered, eligibility requirements, guidelines and funding sources.

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