TOWNSHIP ASSISTANCE

What you bring ...

The following items are required to service a case:


  1. FOOD STAMPS / AFDC PROGRAM VERIFICATION
    • Referral letter 
    • Appointment verification form for food stamps/AFDC/TANF
    • Food stamp/TANF action letter 
  2. RESIDENCE
    • Rent/Lease Receipt or Statement from Landlord 
    • Mortgage Payment Book/Statement 
  3. COST OF SHELTER
    • Rent/Lease Receipt or Statement from Landlord 
    • Mortgage Payment Book/Statement 
  4. INCOME (last 30 days)
    • Last four (4) pay stubs or strike verification 
    • Current unemployment card

    • Letter of amount of S.U.B. or letter of eligibility 
    • Social Security check or current letter of claim or ineligibility 
    • TANF/AFDC award letter or referral letter 

    • Written proof of child support (Court order) 
  5. SIZE OF FAMILY
    • Social Security cards for everyone in household 
    • Birth certificates or hospital records for everyone in household 
    • Marriage certificate (if applicable) 
    • Divorce papers (if applicable) 
    • Green card if not a citizen of the United States 
    • Naturalization papers (if applicable) 
    • Driver’s License or Picture I.D. for anyone 18 years or older 
  6. MEDICAL EXPENSES
    • Statement from doctor for special diets 
    • Statement from doctor for temporary disability 
    • Paid receipts for prescriptions 
    • Doctor’s receipts 
  7. ASSETS
    • Savings account book 
    • Bonds, ERA’s, CD’s, 401-K’s, etc.
    • Checking accounts/books 
    • Credit Union Savings 
  8. Expenses (last 30 days):
    • All Credit Card payments 
    • Utility Bills (including complete telephone bill) 
    • Car Loan(s) 
    • Cable Bill 
    • ​Other (i.e.; student loan payments, second mortgage payments, other Loans, etc…)


Click here to download Assistance Application.