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Eviction Prevention Program Overview

All renters in the City of San Bernardino who meet the eligibility requirements may receive onetime rental assistance under the Eviction Prevention Program. Eligible households  can receive assistance to cover past due rents.  Funds are paid directly to the landlord.  Please click here for the more information, including qualifications and how to apply. 

Eviction Moratorium

Big Bear Lake

IT IS FURTHER PROCLAIMED AND ORDERED that for a period of 60 days from the date of this Order, a temporary moratorium on eviction for non-payment of rent by residential and business tenants impacted by the COVID-19 crisis is imposed as follows: 1. During the period of local emergency declared in response to COVID-19, no landlord shall endeavor to evict a tenant in either of the following situations:


Tenants must provide written notice to the landlord within 30 days after rent is due. Ordinance prohibits eviction of tenants who demonstrate that they are unable to pay from financial impacts of COVID-19.

Section 1. Temporary Moratorium on Evictions for Non-Payment of Rent by Tenants

Impacted by the COVID-19 Crisis.


Temporary moratorium on foreclosures and evictions due to non-payment of rent by residential and commercial tenants impacted by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Notify landlords in writing within 30 days of the rental due date of inability to pay rent. Notification can be by email or text if you have communicated previously with landlord through text or email. State the ways in which they have been financially impacted. Provide documentation.


SECTION 4. Temporary Suspension on Residential and Commercial Foreclosures. 

Esusu No Interest Loans for COVID-19 Rent Relief

Funds will be in an amount between $250 and $1000 depending on total monthly rent, loss of income, net rent excluding housing credit, and household size. Loan size will be determined by our fund committee.


All recipients will receive a three to six month grace period during which no payments need to be made. Subsequently reciepients will be required to repay the loan over the following 12 months in equal installments or lump sum. There are no interest, origination, or other fees at anytime.


Community Action Partnership

Rental Assistance

The rental/mortgage assistance has two components: Eviction/Foreclosure Prevention and Rapid Rehousing (New Rentals). Clients must meet the component's specific eligibility requirements as detailed in each section below in addition to general eligibility requirements for all rental assistance in order to be considered for assistance.


Program Eligibility Requirements

Rim Forest

If you are in need of food, clothing, utility assistance, referrals, emergency assistance, holiday meals, a warm smile, a shoulder to cry on, and a lending hand, you’ve come to the right place.

Visit our office at 26525 Pine Ave., Rim Forest, California

Office hours:

Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:00 to 2:00pm 


Food Distribution:

Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:00 to 2:00pm


What to expect

Keys Supportive Services for Veterans Families Program

Who Qualifies

  • A Veteran or a member of a family in which the head of household or the spouse of the head of household is a veteran. Veteran status must not be dishonorable.
  • Literally homeless or at imminent risk of becoming homeless.
  • Must be very low income. Household income may not exceed 50% of area median income for San Bernardino County.

How to Apply for the SSVF Program


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