Residents may apply for Renters' Rebate Program

Milford residents may apply for the 2015 Renters' Rebate Program, according to Lisa Diamond Graham, executive director of the Milford Department of Human Services.
As in previous years, the outreach staff will be taking applications at the senior and disabled housing sites, scheduled as follows:
Viscount Drive, Tuesday July 7, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Tuesday, July 28, from 1 to 4 p.m.
Jagoe Court, Thursday, July 9, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and Thursday, July 30, from 1 to 4 p.m.
DeMaio Drive, Tuesday, July 14, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and  Tuesday, Aug. 11, from 1 to 4 p.m.
Jepson Drive, Thursday, July 16, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and Thursday, Aug. 13, from 1 to 4 p.m.
Foran Towers, Thursday, July 23, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Saranor Apartments, Tuesday, Aug. 4, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Senior Center, Thursday, Aug. 6, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
River Park , Tuesday, Aug. 18, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The Renters' Rebate Program is for elderly renters, or renters under the age of 65, who receive Social Security Disability benefits.
The maximum income for single applicants is $34,600 and for married couples it is $42,200. Applicants should bring all 2014 rent and utility receipts and all 2014 income verification including their SSA-1099 and 2014 Federal Tax Return (if filed).
No appointments are necessary for site visits.
The Milford Department of Human Services will also be taking applications beginning May 18 through October 1 by appointment only. Call 203-783-3253 for an appointment.