These government aid packages offer a slew of additional assistance options that you may be eligible for, including:
- A halt on foreclosures and evictions by lenders of mortgages backed by federal agencies for 60 days starting March 18, 2020. Read the official announcement from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
- Forbearance of mortgage loans where the individuals holding the loans can prove economic hardship as a result of COVID-19. Read up on how to get more help with your mortgage.
- Food aid for seniors and low-income pregnant women and mothers in addition to suspension of new work requirements for recipients of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.