*Robert and his wife *Lena applied for assistance with their rent after losing their household income. Due to the COVID-19 closure of casinos and non-essential businesses, both *Robert and *Lena have been unable to work and provide for themselves and their 8-year-old son. As an independent contractor, *Robert like many others has had a hard time getting through to unemployment to file a claim. The family is still waiting to receive their Economic Impact Payment and were hoping to have that and unemployment to pay their rent and other household expenses during this time.*Robert continues to express his gratitude for the rental assistance he and his family received during this difficult time.

*Names have been changed to respect client privacy

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*Robert & *Lena's Story