Having Trouble Paying Your Mortgage? We're Here to Help.
The CARES Mortgage Assistance 2021 works to help homeowners get the assistance they need to avoid foreclosure. The CARES Mortgage Assistance 2021 is administered by "Lorain County Community Action Agency" (LCCAA) and funded by the Ohio Development Services Agency.
Am I Eligible?
You may qualify if you can answer yes to the following questions.
Is your household income meets the program's limits.
Is at least one member of the household a US Citizen or legal resident?
LCCAA provides assistance on a fair and equal basis regardless of race, color, religion, sex, familial status, national origin, military status, disability or ancestry. Please visit https://lccaa.net for more information.
Please be prepared to upload copies of your documents in the Pre-Application Checklist. It is important to check the legibility of your photos and/or scans otherwise it can delay your application. To process your application you must have an active email account or access to text messages to receive notifications (provider text and data fees may apply). Funds are not guaranteed.
I am an authorized representative for, or am the Head of Household who is a resident in Lorain County Ohio?
Can you provide proof of citizenship or legal residency (Qualified Alien) status for at lease one household member? The following items may be submitted as proof of citizenship or legal residency:
PROOF OF US CITIZENSHIP
Social Security Card administered by the SSA (Social Security Cards that are valid for work authorization status only, will not be accepted for citizenship verification)
Birth Certificate/Hospital Birth Records
Baptismal Record (Only when place and date of birth is shown)
Military Service Records
Indian Census Record
Voter Registration Cards
Verified citizenship for OWF Program
PROOF OF LEGAL RESIDENCY/QUALIFIED ALIEN
Naturalization Papers/Certifications of Citizenship
INS ID Card
Alien Registration Cards/Re-entry Permits
INS Form I-151 or I-551 (Form I-151 will not be valid after
August 1, 1993)
INS Form I-94 if annotated with either: a) Sections
203(a)(7), 207, 208, 212(d)(5), 243(h), or 241(b)(3) of the
Immigration and Nationality Act: or b) One or a
combination of the following terms: One or a combination
of the following terms: Refugee, Parolee, or Asylee
INS Form G-641, “Application for verification of
Information from INS Records”, when annotated at
bottom by INS representative as lawful admission for
Documentation that alien is classified pursuant to
Sections: 101(a)(2), 203(a), 204(a)(1)(a), 207, 208,
212(d)(5), 241(b)(3), 243(h), or 244(a)(3), of the
Immigration and Nationality Act
Court order stating that deportation has been withheld
pursuant to Section 241(b)(3) or 243(h) or of the
Immigration and Nationality Act. INS Form I-688