CARES Act Funding


The City of Gilroy, in partnership with St. Joseph’s Family Center, is providing Community Development Block Grant CARES Act funding (CDBG-CV) towards a rental assistance program.


These funds are designed to help extremely low-income tenants with paying a portion of their rents in order to avoid eviction.


This program is tailored in response to Governor Newsom’s Statewide COVID-19 Tenant and Landlord Protection Legislation.


For eligibility requirements and instructions on submitting the application.



After reading and reviewing the requirements carefully, you may download and print these documents below:



*W-9 Form

*Past Due Rent Form


Additional documents that must be included:


*Proof of Income

*Proof of income being impacted by COVID-19

*Photo identification for adults


Completed applications, including all supporting documents, should be combined and scanned into one document. Submit your application to:


 You may also pick up and drop off completed applications at:


St. Joseph’s Family Center

7950 Church Street, Suite A

Gilroy, CA 95020

(408) 842-6662 Ext. 22

Monday through Friday, 8:00am – 2:00pm


Only complete applications, including all supporting documentation, will be considered for funding.





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