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NASSAU CARES CRF FUNDING FOR RENTAL
AND MORTGAGE ASSISTANCE
GENERAL INFORMATION

VERY IMPORTANT: Because of CDC Guidelines about social distancing, please do not plan to complete your application at the County offices. If you need assistance with completing your application, you can schedule an appointment with a Nassau CARES representative by contacting (904) 530-6020 or cgilchrist@nassaucountyfl.com.


The application submittal period will be November 19 - 30, 2020. For your application to be considered, it must be received by the Nassau CARES office not later than the 5:00 p.m. on November 30, 2020.

Application packets can be picked up at the following locations during the normal business hours:

  • Nassau County, James S. Page Governmental Complex, 96135 Nassau Place, Yulee, FL 32097
  • Callahan Town Hall, 542300 US Highway 1, Callahan, FL 32011
  • Fernandina Beach City Hall, 204 Ash Street, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
  • Nassau County Council on Aging, Fernandina Beach Life Center, 1901 Island Walk Way, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

ONLINE APPLICATIONS WILL BE AVAILABLE HERE STARTING AT 8:00 a.m. ON Thursday November 19, 2020. To request application packets by email, send your request to cgilchrist@nassaucountyfl.com . To request application packets by U.S. Mail, please contact the Nassau CARES hotline between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday at (904) 530-6020 beginning on Thursday, November 19, 2020.

Paper applications and documentation will be accepted at the drop box located at the front entrance of the James S. Page Governmental Complex, 96135 Nassau Place, Yulee, FL 32097 beginning Thursday, November 19, 2020 or if mailed or sent via FedEx to: Nassau CARES Application, 96135 Nassau Place, Yulee, FL 32097 and delivered by 5:00 p.m. on November 30, 2020.

Incomplete applications or missing documentation may be deemed ineligible. Applications may not be reviewed if documents are missing, falsified or illegible. Upon the review starting December 1, 2020, if your application is incomplete, you will be notified by e-mail or telephone and will be provided an opportunity to submit the incomplete information by 5:00 p.m. the following business day. The incomplete information will need to be hand-delivered to the Nassau County, James S. Page Governmental Complex, 96135 Nassau Place, Yulee, FL 32097 by the deadline.

Eligible applicants will be selected for an award by an independent contractor. The process for selection will be to sequentially number all submittals on December 1, 2020 (but not in date/time order of submittal). After all applications have been numbered, the contractor will use a Random Sequence Generator to establish a review sequence. The applications will be reviewed based on random sequence until the maximum number of eligible applications are processed.

Applicants will be notified of their award beginning December 1, 2020 by e-mail or phone call.

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