Blueprints has rent and utility assistance available for Washington County residents affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. If you have experienced job loss or reduced hours since March 13, 2020 due to the pandemic, you may be eligible.

*Updated 4/28/23 4:01 PM*
Blueprints is no longer accepting applications for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program. The federal and state funding has been allocated. To see if other community resources are available, contact Blueprints at 724.225.9550 ext. 409 or email

To complete the required SMART goal form that goes with your application, click here.

Please understand that a great deal of documentation will be required that can be uploaded through SurveyMonkey Apply. While uploaded documents are preferred, you can also mail them or drop off at Blueprints’ Headquarters in Washington (150 West Beau Street, Suite 106 | Washington, PA 15301 ATTN: Rent/Utility Assistance).

If you have questions regarding your application, you can use your login credentials to check your application status online.

As per guidance issued by the U.S. Department of Treasury, Blueprints prioritizes households with incomes less than 50% of area median income -and- households with one or more members that have been unemployed for at least 90 days prior to the household’s application for assistance.