City of Lake Charles Rental Assistance

These funds are for rental payments only for residents in the City of Lake Charles who have been affected by the Covid-19 health pandemic with either job loss, lost wages, reduced income, medical expenses, or quarantine expenses that are a result of Covid-19 issues. These grant funds cannot be used to pay rental deposits or mortgage payments.  You can see income guidelines here: Income Guidelines

The following forms are needed. You can come in for a copy or print them off and begin filling them out before your appointment. 

Rental Assistance Application


Verification of Employment

Release of Information - Number 1

Release of Information - Number 2

Letter Needed