The City of San Diego COVID-19 Housing Stability Assistance Program has essentially concluded after 18 months in operation to help families with low income who experienced financial hardship due to or during the COVID-19 pandemic. The San Diego Housing Commission (SDHC), which operates and administers the program, has disbursed all remaining assistance payments for qualifying households.
The application portal for this program will remain available through 2024 for landlords, tenants and the Superior Court to obtain records regarding applications for assistance and receipts for payments issued.
For registered tenants, landlords or Community-Based Organizations to log in and check the status of an existing application.Check Application Status
For San Diego Superior Court staff or landlords (who do not have access to an application) to check the status of an existing application.
The customer service telephone hotline for this program remains active. Please call (619) 578-7780.
SDHC thanks all of the organizations who collaborated on this program to reach families in need and help them apply for and receive assistance from this program.
For information about other programs available to help renters facing potential eviction for nonpayment of rent, please visit www.sdhc.org/covid19hsap.
For additional resources, please refer to the following:
Please be aware of scammers. City of San Diego (City) and San Diego Housing Commission (SDHC) employees will not ask you for personal information, such as your Social Security Number, over the telephone related to this program. Please use a secure means to transmit personal contact information to SDHC for this program.
Any personal information provided to SDHC may be considered public records subject to public disclosure by requesting parties, pursuant to the California Public Records Act, though certain confidential information may be redacted prior to disclosure to requesting parties.
The City and SDHC are not responsible for any damages that may arise from the use of, the inability to use, or misuse of the online application portal and/or materials contained on the online application portal, or that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files, errors, defects, delays in operation, or transmission, or any failure of performance.