Student Resource Guide
Alameda County Q&A for Renter's Rights During COVID-19
Bay Area Legal Aid created this flyer answering frequently asked questions regarding renter's rights in Alameda County during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Bay Area Legal Aid's Tenant's Rights Line
This flyer has the phone number and hours of operation for Bay Area Legal Aid's tenant's rights line for Alameda County residents.
COVID-19 Housing Impact Program Livermore
The Emergency Rent Gap Assistance Program is a one-time 0% interest loan offered to Livermore residents that have been financially impacted by the COVID-19 public health emergency who are unable to complete their rent but who are otherwise in good standing on their current lease. The assistance will cover one month's rent, up to $2500, and will be available to households who earn no more than 80% of the area median income based on household size.
Resources and News for Tenants During COVID-19 Emergency
This website lays out essential first steps to protect yourself if you are having trouble paying rent during the emergency, and provides links to self-help resources, news, and updates. Check back frequently, the page is being updated as changes affecting housing law emerge.
This website helps people who are homeless find shelter and housing.
Statewide COVID-19 Tenant and Landlord Protection Legislation
This article has information on the statewide COVID-19 tenant and landlord protection legislation that Governor Newsom signed to protect millions of tenants from eviction and property owners from foreclosure due to the economic impacts of COVID-19.
Tenant & Landlord Resources
This website offers guidance and resources for landlords, tenants and homeowners on the new eviction framework and protections.