Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, we are not scheduling in-person appointments at our office at this time.  All information will be dropped in a drop box located at the front entrance.  Please place documents in a sealed envelope with your name, appointment time and with the words "Chatham County Rental and Utility Assistance Program".

List of Docs to Provide

Failure to provide all required documentation will delay your assistance. We require below documents:

  • Copy of Social Security cards for all household members
  • Copy of your picture ID
  • Birth dates of all household members
  • Verification of all household income from the 30 days prior to your appointment.  Verification of income includes, but is not limited to:
    • Employment pay stubs (5 pay stubs if paid weekly, 3 pay stubs if paid bi-weekly, 2 pay stubs if paid monthly)
    • Social Security Award letters (including SSA, SSI, SSDI and/or Survivor Benefits)
    • Unemployment 
    • Gross amount of all pensions
    • Profit and Loss Statement for the last 30 days
  • Copy of Rental Agreement
  • Rental notice to evict, eviction notice by landlord or sheriff
  • Proof of Residency
  • Child Support Verification Form for any child support either received or paid out.  This form can be printed from our Agency website.
  • No/Low Income Form: Must be completed by any household member who is 18 years or older, is not in high school, and has either No Income or Low Income. This form can be obtained from our office located at 618 W Anderson Street during normal business hours 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
  • Fuel Vendor printout with your name and account number listed along with cut-off notice
  • Water print out with your name and account number listed with cut-off notice
  • Electricity print out with your name and account number listed along with cut-off notice
  • Copy of your Electric Bill and account number listed with cut-off notice
  • Copy of your Garbage Bill and account number listed with cut-off notice

Please note after reviewing your documents we may request additional information to complete your application.

Information

EOA Chatham County seeks to reduce poverty and help low-income citizens of the Savannah & Chatham Counties to meet critical needs and become self-sufficient.

Location of EOA Chatham County Rental and Utility Assistance Program's Site

  • EOA Chatham County Office located at 618 W. Anderson Street, Savannah, GA 31415

Within minutes of making your appointment, you should receive a confirmation email with a calendar appointment attached to the email. In addition, you will also receive a phone reminder the day before your appointment.

Appointments can be changed or canceled at any time on this website. You can also make or cancel an appointment at any time (24/7) using our automated phone system by dialing (912) 438-8077 and following the instructions.