Tenant Based Rental Assistance

The Tenant-Based Rental Assistance Program is now offering short-term rental assistance for low-income households economically impacted by COVID-19. This means assistance with rent for three months with an opportunity to receive an additional 3 months of assistance.  In addition to the counties normally served through TBRA, Jack County residents are also eligible for the COVID-19 emergency funds.


Eligibility: Households must have an income at or below 80% of the AMI, and certify that their household has been economically impacted by COVID-19. 


If the above applies to your household, complete a TBRA application and COVID-19 impact certification form


Documents can be mailed, faxed, or emailed to:


Cornerstone Community Action Agency

114 Needham Street

Coleman, TX 76834

325-625-3335 (fax)


The Tenant Based Rental Assistance program is a rental program designed to assist households with their housing expenses, while they focus on becoming self-sufficient. The program is able to assist families by providing assistance with security deposits and rental subsidies for up to 24 months.

To Qualify for TBRA household must be willing to:

  • Participate in Self-Sufficiency plan.

  • Must have earnings at or below 80% of the Area Median Family Income (AMFI)

  • Live in Brown, Coleman, Comanche, Callahan, Eastland, Runnels, McCulloch, Erath, Hood, Johnson, Palo Pinto, Parker, Somervell or Wise County.


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In order for your application to be considered you must send in the following items: 

  • Proof of earned or unearned income(Social Security Award Letter, Check stubs for the last 2 months)

  • Checking account statements (last 6 months)

  • Savings Account Statement (most current)

  • Investments (stock, bonds, CD’s, retirement accounts, pensions)

  • Other

 For more info contact Mayra Martinez at 325-625-4167 x 108