Qualifications

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Christian Community Action

Qualify for help

Applicants must meet the following criteria in order to qualify for assistance:

• Reside within CCA’s established service area
• Provide proof of 90-day residency if requesting financial assistance
• Be 18 years of age or older
• Prove financial need
• Document income, expenses and crisis
• Provide identification for all household members
• Have a viable action plan, or be willing to form a viable plan, with a CCA caseworker

Note: Emergency or basic assistance may be available to those who do not meet the 90-day residency requirement or the income guidelines outlined below.

FINANCIAL GUIDELINES & LIMITATIONS:
CCA uses 185% of Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPG) and 80% of the HUD Poverty Guidelines to qualify individuals for CCA services.

Required Documents:
Family Assistance Services

Copies of identification for all receiving services

Required Documents:
Seasonal and Pantry

In addition to all documents above...
Proof you reside in one of the following school districts: Argyle ISD, Coppell ISD, Frisco ISD, Lake Dallas ISD, Lewisville ISD, Little Elm ISD, Northwest ISD, and the Denton Co portion of Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD (ie. Two pieces of mail, copy of lease or mortgage information)

Proof of income for the entire household (ie. Wages, SSI, SSDI, Veterans, SNAP, Child Support, Section 8/Housing Assistance, Cash, Other)

Required Documents:
Financial Assistance

In addition to all documents above...
• Copies of most recent utility bills (gas, water and electric) in the applicant(s) name(s).
• Copy of your entire signed lease in the applicant(s) name(s).
• Documentation of crisis that caused you to lose income and need assistance.