Utility and Rental Assistance Program

Utilizing Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 funds, Greenville County is launching the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP). This program will provide residential rent and utility assistance for qualified residents of Greenville County.

Greenville Water is proud to support the ERAP in an effort to ensure our customers have access to safe, quality essential resources.

The program includes eligibility requirements which detail what is eligible and what is ineligible, the level of assistance available, which applicants will receive priority and why and much more.

To learn more about the program or to apply, visit greenvillecounty.org/EmergencyRentalAssistanceProgram.aspx.

Additional utility bill assistance can be secured through the United Way of Greenville County. To access information, you can either search community resources online or dial 2-1-1 to connect to the their Resource Line. Someone will be there to answer your call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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Greenville Water provides service to more than 500,000 residents of the Upstate region of South Carolina. Recognizing that water service is critical to the health and well-being of its customers and for the growth and economic vitality of the community, Greenville Water ensures the reliable delivery of high-quality water through careful stewardship of its resources. Greenville Water is committed to providing exceptional service and utilizing safe and effective methods for providing water, while adhering to and surpassing health and safety standards. Governed by an elected Commission of Public Works, Greenville Water is the state’s largest water utility.