Emergency Financial Assistance Services
Temporary and Extended Emergency Financial Assistance
The Temporary and Extended Emergency Financial Assistance program is funded by Metro Government.
- To assist households that meet income and crisis criteria.
- To stabilize housing by providing assistance for shelter and utilities.
Shelter and utility payment assistance provided to those who meet eligibility guidelines as determined by initial screening.
Duration of financial assistance is dependent upon qualifying eligibility criteria.
Examples of possible eligibility situations:
Loss of employment
Illness/disability pending SSI
Loss of support due to separation, desertion, death or domestic violence by wager earner.