Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP)

Services:
Provides financial assistance to help eligible clients with a partial one month past due utility or one month past due rent, resulting from an emergency. Deposits are excluded from this funding.
Eligibility & Application:
There is an application process in which documentation of information is required such as:

  1. Proof of income for the household;
  2. Proof of residency;
  3. Proof of emergency need such as excessive reduction in income through no fault of the client, such as excessive medical expenses, car repairs paid, etc.
  4. Must have an eviction notice from the landlord or shut off notice from the utility company;
  5. Provide copy of driver’s license and social security cards (not mandatory but preferred) for all household members.