From the funding, about $1.5 million has been set aside for direct assistance to local residents who need of support related to childcare, food, rent and utilities.
Once funds from this program are exhausted, ECKAN may be able to tap resources from other funders. Applicants should continue to submit their requests here.
While waiting to hear back from a case manager. There are some things to prepare that will make the process much more efficient. Gather documentation for all the bills related to the assistance request. This documentation must include any associated account numbers, the address for mailing the check, the amount due, lease/mortgage information, and a W-9 for the landlord or mortgage company.