Rent Assistance (ERAP)

IMPACT Community Action Partnership is processing online applications for Polk County residents who need rent assistance now through November 27, 2022.


Eligibility basics:

  • You have not previously utilized 12 months of assistance through this program.

  • You are a resident of Polk County (including City of Des Moines).

  • You are a renter and behind on your rent.

  • You meet income guidelines.

Apply now!

  1. Gather documentation.

  2. Create an ERAP Account. (You will not have access to the application without an account.)

  3. Complete online application.

Questions? Contact IMPACT.

IMPACT’S Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) is made possible through partnerships with the City of Des Moines and Polk County.