The City of Baytown has received a special allocation of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds to be used to prevent, prepare for, and respond to the COVID-19. These funds are primarily meant to benefit low to moderate income residents.
- Small Business Program
- Food Assistance
- Utility Assistance
- Emergency Housing Assistance
- Essential Childcare Assistance
Are you a small business that was forced to close or reduce capacity due to the covid-19 pandemic? There are relief funds to help you fully re-open.
Visit the Small Business Program page for more information.
Food For Families
The goal of the program is to deliver fresh produce, reduce food insecurity, and allow Baytown residents to practice social distancing during the COVID-19 public health crisis.
Visit the Hearts and Hands of Baytown for more information.
Food Delivery Assistance
The goal of the program is to expand the capacity for delivering food to seniors and medically vulnerable Baytown residents.
Visit the Meals on Wheels Website for more information.
The goal of the program is to aid Baytown residents who are experiencing a financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 public health crisis, with utility assistance.
Visit the Baytown Resource and Assistance Center for more information.
Love Network Rental and Mortgage Assistance
The goal of the program is to aid Baytown residents who are experiencing a financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 public health crisis, with rental assistance and mortgage assistance.
Visit the Love Network of Baytown for more information.
Texas Emergency Rental Assistance Program (TERAP)
This program can specifically provide rental assistance to tenants who have multiple months of past due rent or who have been noticed for eviction due to a financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 public health crisis.
The City of Baytown will provide child care assistance to essential workers. This program will reduce the child care cost burden for essential worker(s), who are are incurring child care expenses.
Visit the Essential Childcare Assistance page for more information.