Fulton County rolls out $24M more for rental assistance

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Fulton County is rolling out the second part of its rental assistance program to residents.

Dr. Rochell says that an additional $24 million is available to help residents with rental assistance.
Dr. Pamela Rochell is Deputy COO of the Fulton County Department of Health and Human Services. Photo credit Fulton County Department of Health and Human Services

According to Dr. Pamela Rochell, Deputy COO of the Fulton County Department of Health and Human Services, an additional $24 million has been secured through the United States Emergency Rental Assistance program. The county had previously received $18 million for rental help.

Dr. Rochell and her team discussed with Audacy Atlanta's Maria Boynton who is eligible for the payment of rent, utilities, and other housing costs incurred due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


The Emergency Relief Assistance Program is for Fulton County residents living outside the City of Atlanta which has its own program.

See the full Fulton County rental assistance interview below the program links.

Rental assistance programs

Atlanta Rental Assistance Resources

Georgia Rental Assistance

United Way of Greater Atlanta

State Court of DeKalb County

Cobb County

Clayton County

Gwinnett County

Henry County