To determine if you might be eligible for financial assistance, read the following guidelines to see if you qualify:
If you answered yes to the questions above, you may be eligible for an emergency assistance appointment.
Please call our office for a phone screening to determine if you are eligible for an in-person interview. Call 706-629-7283.
When you come to your appointment you need to bring the following information:
Our Emergency Financial Assistance program is open to Gordon County residents with a documented hardship or emergency. Requesting assistance can be completed via our electronic application below or by requesting an in-person appointment by calling 706-629-7283. Due to the limited funding availability, we do not accept walk-in requests.
We adhere to policies and procedures our Board of Directors approved when making decisions for Emergency Financial Assistance requests. These policies and procedures look at the requestor's current emergency situation and the amount of financial assistance our organization and the Gordon County Social Services Network have provided historically.
Our emergency financial assistance programs are limited to the following: