Sweetwater Mission awarded funding to assist ONLY Cobb County Residents who have been impacted by COVID-19 and are past due on rental payments.
Individuals and families can qualify for assistance. Required documents:
Proof of income for the past two months
Must have been impacted by COVID (unemployment, reduced hours, illness, etc.)
Must meet income guidelines
Landlord agreement required
Cannot be served by multiple agencies
Additional documentation will be required
Must call (770) 819-0662 Ext. 16 & Ext.17 Espanol for appointment
If the call goes to voicemail, please leave your first and last name, telephone number and the name of your apartment complex if you live in an apartment.
We are receiving a large number of calls each day. Please be patient; we will return your call. Please DO NOT call multiple times. THANK YOU!
If you cannot reach Ext. 16 or Ext. 17, please send an email to email@example.com List your contact info – name-phone-email and a brief message about your situation.
Our payment prioritization as required by the U. S. Department of The Treasury:
Existing Court Cases – actual eviction papers have been served and tenant has already had one court date
Pending court cases – tenant has received a Notice of Dispossessory and has a pending court date
Households with incomes less than 50% area median income (See tables below)
Households with one or more members that have been unemployed for at least 90 days
For all other households’ priority is first applied – first served (dependent upon all documents required for payment are received)