EDINBURG, Texas – Monday afternoon the Hidalgo County Community Service agency announced how the CARES Act was helping residents.
In a Facebook Live Event, they discussed a program that helps with rental assistance, prescription co-pay, and mortgage assistance.
Approval for the program is on a case by case basis, applicants will need to prove that they were affected by COVID-19.
While filling out applications, residents can state what kind of assistance they need, one application will be able to be used for all programs of assistance.
Applications can be filled out at here.
Officials said there is a six week turn around for approval.