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The city of Avondale is the regional Community Action Program office and provides emergency rent, mortgage, gas and electric financial assistance to eligible Goodyear, Avondale and Litchfield Park residents.

Eligibility includes:

• Proof of gross income for the past 30 days.

• Social Security cards for each member of the household.

• Proof of U.S. citizenship or legal permanent status for the primary applicant.

For more information or to request assistance, call 623-333-2703.

Goodyear also offers emergency water utility assistance for Goodyear residents Impacted by COVID-19

The Maricopa County Human Services Department will provide emergency assistance for up to a period of three consecutive months to households that meet the income requirements and demonstrate a financial hardship caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.  

 To qualify, gross family income must be no greater than the following:

• Family of 1: $43,600/year.

• Family of 2:  $49,800/year.

• Family of 3:  $56,050/year.

• Family of 4:  $62,250/year.

• Family of 5:  $67,250/year.

• Family of 6:  $72,250/year.

For more information or to request assistance,  call 602-506-2000.