Senior Emergency Assistance program

Senior Emergency Assistance

Effective 8/26/2020

ACDJFS will provide an emergency assistance program for adults aged 60 and older. 
The maximum allowable amount is $500 per eligible household in a 365-day period and is contingent upon available funding.

Eligibility requirements for these Title XX services: The total countable income of all members of the assistance group must be equal to or less than 200% of the Federal Poverty Level based upon family size.  Assistance groups with income exceeding 200% of the Federal Poverty Level based upon family size are not eligible for Title XX services.  The following sources of income are excluded when determining Title XX income eligibility; Public Assistance Benefits, Disability Benefits, Unemployment Compensation, Child Support, and Survivors Benefits.

For complete program information and application, please click the button below.  

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