Eligibility for county assistance is based on household income and assets. All members of the household, regardless of the relationship to the applicant, are required to supply the following material / documentation with their application:
Current rent receipt (lease or month to month rental agreement)
Tax return (previous year)
Income / resources verification (paycheck stubs past 60 days, award letters from SSI, SSD, VA, retirement, etc.)
If unemployed; written verification from Job Connect showing you are registered for work and checking in regularly.
Bank account statements past three months
Proof of application to other resources (proof of denial may be required)
Social Security card and birth certificate for all household members
Only a fully completed application will be reviewed for consideration. It may take up to two weeks to assess eligibility. All clients submitting an application will be required to meet with a caseworker for a comprehensive evaluation of assistance needed.