Community Assistance

Community Assistance Application

Community Assistance Online Orientation Video

The Division of Community Assistance offers financial help to Seminiole County residents who have experienced an unexpected financial hardship for Rent, Mortgage, Utilities (Electric, Water & Gas), Dental, Rental & Utility Security Deposits, and Training. This office does NOT provide Emergency Assistance and all applicants will be contacted within 10 business days (not including weekends and holidays) after submitting a complete application. These programs require the completion of an orientation and application.

SPECIAL NOTICE!

The Community Assistance Office will not be accepting any applications for rent, mortgage, utility, dental, deposit or training assistance from Monday, September 28, 2015 through Friday, October 2, 2015. We will resume processing on-line applications on October 5, 2015. All orientations scheduled for the week of September 28 – October 2, 2015 have been cancelled. In-House Orientations will resume on Monday, October 5, 2015. Our office will continue to accept pending documentation during these time frames.

To apply on-line please click on the link below and view the on-line orientation video first. Then scroll down tostart the application after viewing the orientation video.If you complete the on-line orientation and application, please donotattend an in-house orientation or submit a paper application as it may delay your application processing time.

The Orientation Video MUST be viewed before completing the on-line application.
Orientation

 

View Video

Please click on this link ONLY if you are viewing from aSeminole County Public Library.

After you have viewed the orientation video, please click onthelinkbelow to proceed to the document checklist and onto the on-line application.PLEASE NOTE: Once submitted your application will be imported into our office the following business day.

A Case Manager will contact you in 10 business days with a status update.Thank you.

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO START THE APPLICATION PROCESS.