CALL 211 INFO LINE and press #3 and #1 if you are homeless or in a housing emergency. The state and federal government have taken a number of steps to help protect homeowners and renters impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak. Acting through the Department of Housing (DOH) and the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA), the State of Connecticut has created the Temporary Rental Housing Assistance Program to respond to the housing issues associated with the advent of COVID-19. For more information, follow this link: TRHAP Program

DOH Housing Notices and Orders Regarding COVID-19

COVID-19 Signage

Gubernatoral Orders

Executive Orders


Notice and Order for Homeless Shelters
Notice and Order Regarding Statutory and Regulatory Administrative Deadlines


Notice OPRHS-20-002 Coronavirus Update for State Congregate and Elderly

Notice OPRHS-20-003 Update on COVID-19 for Section 8 and 811 PRA Subsidized Properties
Notice OPRHS-20-004 COVID-19 Expense Tracking
Notice OPRHS-02-005 Suspension of In-Person Open Meeting Requirements
Notice OPRHS-20-006 Statutory Regulatory Relief
Notice OPRHS-02-007 FEMA Public Assistance Information – Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Notice OPRHS-20-008 Guidance on Cleaning – Positive Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resident
Notice OPRHS-20-009 Federal Public Assistance for Public Housing Authorities – COVID-19 
Notice OPRHS-20-010 COVID 19 Conference with Public Housing Authorities
Notice OPRHS-20-011 Treatment of Payments made under Coronavirus Aid (CARES Act) 
Notice OPRHS-20-012 PPE Resources
Notice OPRHS-20-013 Update on Coronavirus Mass Testing
Notice OPRHS-20-013 Update on Coronavirus Mass Testing - Spanish
Notice OPRHS-21-008 TRHAP Guidance on Final Deadline for Non-Responsive Applicant

DOH Emergency Shelter Contractual Requirements during COVID-19 Pandemic

CHFA Updates Related to COVID-19

COVID-19 Notice - Change to J. D 'Amelia Operations

HUD Flyer Addressing Tenant Concerns Regarding Rent and the Temporary Suspension of Evictions for Nonpayment of Rent

HOME Program Cares Act FAQ

COVID-19 FAQs for Pubic Housing Agencies 

CARES Act Fact Sheet

Chapter 38. Multifamily Emergency/Disaster Guidance 

CDC Eviction Moratorium FAQs for HUD's Office of Public and Indian Housing 

Important Information for HUD-assisted Tenants on the CDC Eviction Suspension Flyer

Dashboard Results of a Confidential Landlord Survey on Effects of COVID-19