Financial Aid/Voucher Services

TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides temporary financial assistance to families and individuals for short-term help while they work toward self-sufficiency, such as Family Assistance, Safety Net Assistance and Emergency Temporary Assistance (homeless, need food, written eviction, need heating during cold weather, utilities are or are about to be shut-off, family violence)
LocationEssex
Geographical AreaEssex
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-873-3441
Intake RequirementsApplication required
Additional RequirementsProof of income, Proof of residency, Birth certificates of all household members, Proof of emergency situation
 
Client Information
EligibilityLow income individuals and families
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:00am - 4:00pm
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00 am-4:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 7551 Court Street
Physical Site Address 2 PO Box 217
Physical Site City, State, Zip Elizabethtown, NY 12932
Main Phone 518-873-3441
Emergency/After Hours Phone 518-873-6321
Web Address www.co.essex.ny.us
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: ESSEX COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
Affiliated Program: TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE
This Service: Financial Aid/Voucher Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: At Risk/Homeless Housing Related Assistance Programs (BH-0500)
Discounted Utility Services (BV-8900.1700)
Electric Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-180)
Gas Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-250)
Heating Fuel Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-300)
Rent Payment Assistance (BH-3800.7000)
TANF (NL-1000.8500)
Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance (NT-8900)