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Rental and Mortgage Assistance Program (RMAP)

This program has been suspended effective September 1, 2009 due to the depletion of available loan proceeds.

The Rental/Mortgage Assistance Program provides short-term, unsecured, 3% interest loans to eligible employees to pay rental security deposits, first month's rent, delinquent rental payments, delinquent mortgage payments, delinquent real estate taxes or expired hazard insurance on the borrower's primary residence. Payment are made through payroll deduction over one to three years.

This webpage contains the forms for the County of Sonoma / SEIU Local 1021 -  Rental/Mortgage Assistance Program

Please print out and complete the forms listed below as application materials.  Sign all the forms where indicated.  You may return the material via the county courier system to SEIU Housing at the Community Development Commission, or in person at 1440 Guerneville Road, Santa Rosa, CA if you prefer.

You may be assured that your application will be treated in a confidential and expedient manner.  

Time is of the essence in your providing us with all necessary documentation to expedite approval of your application.  Funds for this program are limited and may be exhausted before your loan is approved.

You may be interested to know that a local non-profit offers free financial counseling and money management workshops.  There is also a wide variety of financial information on their web site, including on-line counseling.  Their web site is www.cccssf.org and their toll-free number is 800-777-7526.  The local number is 527-9221.

Please call the SEIU Housing Assistance message line at (707) 565-7549 if you have questions during your review and completion of the forms.

Rental/Mortgage Assistance Program Information SheetPDF Icon

Application Materials:

Word Document Rental/Mortgage Assistance Program Application Form

Authorization to Verify Information FormPDF Icon

Authorization to Release Information FormPDF Icon

California Payee Data Record FormPDF Icon

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