Emergency Programs

Program Qualifications
Emergency programs are available annually to qualifying persons who need help during a crisis. These programs run for 30 days and can help if there has been a fire, utility shut-off, eviction, illness, theft, or other major crisis. Emergency programs include:
  • Emergency Assistance (EA) - EA helps eligible families who have children in the home under age 18.
  • Emergency General Assistance (EGA) - EGA helps eligible persons who cannot get help through Cash Assistance Programs.