Financial Resources During COVID-19

Wake HELPS

Wake County program that assists Apex residents with paying past-due utility bills by sending a payment of up to $500 directly to utility providers.

Online: wakegov.com/WakeHELPS
Call: (919) 212-0476

House Wake!

Wake County program that offers financial assistance to renters and landlords to cover rent shortfalls resulting from a loss of income.

Note: The Governor's Executive Order 171 assists those at risk of eviction. View Frequently Asked Questions about the order.

Online:  wakegov.com/housing
Call: (919) 899-9911

Housing Opportunities and Prevention of Evictions (HOPE) Program

Statewide initiative that may provide rent and utility assistance to eligible low- and moderate-income renters experiencing financial hardship due to the economic effects of COVID-19.

Note: The Governor's Executive Order 171 assists those at risk of eviction. View Frequently Asked Questions about the order.

Online: nc211.org/hope/
Call: (888) 892-1162

Wake SUPPORTS

Provides funding to working parents, so they can afford to pay for their kindergartners through sixth graders to attend virtual school at a safe location with reliable oversight, or receive before and after school care. It pays for the fees that accompany subsidized childcare for families of infants and toddlers who meet specific income criteria.

Online: www.wakegov.com/wakesupports
Call: (919) 212-7621

Western Wake Crisis Ministry

Apex-based resource that helps with rent, utility bills, prescription costs, and other items necessary for maintaining housing or employement.

Online: www.wwcm.org
Call: (919) 362-0657