EA/GA can help you meet your emergency basic needs.
This could include:
- Personal needs and incidentals
- Housing, fuel & utilities
- Medical, dental, prescriptions, medical supplies/equipment
- Burial costs
To be eligible
- Have an emergency need
- Not have the income or resources to meet that need
How to apply
Visit your local district office.
How benefits are paid
Directly to vendors, except for personal need items. These are paid on EBT cards.
Emergency Housing During the Winter
Each November, we post procedures for approving emergency housing during cold weather or adverse weather conditions.
This winter, due to COVID-19, our program requirements are:
If you are homeless and need housing: