Rental Assistance 

Public Service Announcement: Assistance may be provided through September 2025 or until assistance funds are depleted. 

OIC of Clark County is working diligently on all Rental Assistance Applications that have been received. Due to the number of applications, this is a notice to advise that applications are being processed in the order they are received. Currently, the average application processing time is 2-3 weeks.

Information Line: 


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Am I Eligible?

The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA2) provides for necessary expenditures for households with a combined household income for all household members age 18 and over that is at or below 80% of the Area Median Income (AMI)* AND:

  • Are experiencing a financial hardship due directly or indirectly to the pandemic, 
  • Have experienced a reduction in household income or qualified for unemployment benefits, AND
  • Are behind on rent, pending eviction, or are experiencing homelessness.

* Income eligibility will be determined during the application process and calculated using the most recent (30 day) income documentation. 

How to Apply

  1. Households requesting assistance must thoroughly complete an application and collect required documents. Paper applications are available at the HEAP & Rental Assistance drive-thru, or can be downloaded and printed from the links provided below.
  2. Landlords must complete the Landlord Verification Packet and provide required documents and W9 Form.
  3. Submit all applications (Household and Landlord Verification) and documentation by dropping them off at the HEAP & Rental Assistance drive-thru located at 600 W. Main St. (see location and directions below).  
  4. Once all documentation is received, a Rental Assistance Representative will call you to begin processing your application. Applications ware processed in the order they are received. 

All Rental Assistance Services are provided at the Drive Thru located:

(the former Greyhound bus station- See the Map to right)

Drive Thru Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 am-5:00 pm


Emergency Services (ALL):  600 W. Main St., Springfield, Ohio 45506

LOC (High School):  10 S. Yellow Springs St., Springfield, Ohio 45506

Administrative ONLY:  920 W. Main St., Springfield, Ohio 45504


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