Coronavirus
(COVID-19) Resources

With the continued spread of the coronavirus, rental housing professionals are sure to have some questions. Cohen Marraccini LLC is happy to provide both landlords and tenants with some online resources to help navigate the ongoing results of the outbreak:

Courthouse Updates

Attention:

In light of the PA Supreme Court's Order from March 19, 2020 all of the Pennsylvania courthouses within Cohen Marraccini LLC's geographical range have been closed.
Please continue to refer to our site as this is likely to change daily.

Courthouse Updates for COVID-19

Tenant Resources

Emergency Rental Assistance Resources

This is a non-exhaustive list of the government, private, or charitable programs that may be able to provide you with assistance during this time. In addition to the entities listed here you may also try speaking with your local and/or county government.

Pennsylvania

Emergency Shelter Allowance Program (ESA)

Phone: (215) 560-1976
Website

City Relocation Services

Phone: (215) 685-9087
Website

Philadelphia Corporation for Aging

Phone: (215) 765-9000
Website

*Note:  Only for seniors 60 years of age or older scheduled for eviction

Housing Association of Delaware Valley

Phone: (215) 978-0224
Website

Germantown Avenue Crisis Ministry

Phone: (215) 843-2340
Website

Montgomery County Housing Authority

Phone: (610) 275-5720
Website

Norristown Salvation Army

Phone: (610) 275-4183
Website

Keystone Opportunity Center Indian Valley Housing

Phone: (215) 723-8750 / (215) 723-5430
Website

Interfaith of Ambler

Phone: 215-628-2334
Website

CADCOM

Phone: (610) 277-6363
Website

Catholic Social Services

Phone: (610) 279-7372
Website

Cluster Outreach Center

Phone: (610) 970-5995
Website

Inter-Faith Housing Alliance

Phone: (215) 628-2334

Emergency Services: (215) 646-0120
Website

Missionaries of Charity

Phone: (610) 272-8248
Website

Patrician Society of Central Norristown

Phone: (610) 272-6316
Website

Norristown Ministries Hospitality Center

Phone: (610) 277-1321
Website

New Jersey

New Jersey Department of Community Affairs

Phone: 609-292-4080
Website

Catholic Charities

Phone: 856-342-4100
Website

HomeFirst

Phone:  908-753-4001
Website

New Jersey Salvation Army

Phone: 973-623-5959
Website

Project Paul

Phone: 732-787-4887
Website

A Note from Cohen Marraccini

Landlord Resources

Update from the Pennsylvania Apartment Association (PAA)

Statement Clarification Regarding Governor's 3/19/20 COVID-19 Executive Order

“We have confirmed directly with the Governor’s office, that the order announced this evening regarding the complete shut down of all non-life sustaining business does not include the operations of your rental communities for the purposes of maintaining safe operations and facilitating the rentals of units. As we have stated before and recommended by the Governor’s office, property managers should continue to operate under Emergency Protocol and follow guidelines regarding social distancing. When possible, remote work should be utilized. However, you are able to lease apartments to people seeking housing.”

Legal Templates

Coronavirus FAQ

**To be added upon completion

Helpful Links & Resources

US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Occupational Safety and Health Administraion (OSHA)