EFSP AT ASSUMPTION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY PARISH OUTREACH CENTER-CENTEREACH
EMERGENCY FOOD AND SHELTER PROGRAM (EFSP)
Data Provided By
Middle Country - MIDDLECOUNTRY
Description of Service
Federal emergency assistance program provides limited financial aid for rent or mortgage emergencies. One-time emergency grants made during funding period usually beginning in March until funds are exhausted for calendar year. Contact Parish Social Ministry office at Catholic Charities for screening and referral to a local Parish Outreach Center for intake. Program administered by United Way of Long Island for the bi-county region and fact sheet available on United Way website www.unitedwayli.org.
Emergency situations for rent or mortgage only. Eligibility guidelines issued annually by Federal Government. Applications must be submitted at approved nonprofit agency sites in client's County of residence. Applicants must be ineligible for assistance through the local Dept of Social Servies. APPOINTMENT REQUIRED