电动注意: 由于资金有限, the following will receive prioritization for services under the LIHEAP program: Households that contain at least one member 60 years old or older; Households that contain at least one disabled member; or Households that contain at least one minor child. At this time we can only assist with past due bills along with a documented financial crisis. If your utilities are disconnected, 你有最后/紧急通知, or have received an eviction or foreclosure notice, 联系941.833.6500 ext. 5 .周一至周五，早上7:30.m. 至下午五点半.m.
Your household may qualify for help paying rent, mortgage, or utilities. Our Fastrack program allows you to fill out ONE application for multiple funding sources and grants that may help with bills and get things back on track.
- Each grant/funding source has its own eligibility requirements–if you don’t qualify for one program, 你可能有资格申请其他项目.
- Services are most often determined by household income, but other factors are considered.
- Most programs require participants to be at or below a specific level of household income according to these 收入准则 并提供一定的文件.
- Some programs require participation in short-, medium-, or long-term case management to qualify.
Before you start the online application, gather and be prepared to upload the following documents:
- Proof of Charlotte County Address (driver license, 状态标识, 租赁, 车辆注册登记, 选民登记卡)
- Valid Picture ID (not expired) of all household members 18 or older
- Birth Certificates of all children in the household 17 or younger
- 社会 Security Cards of all household members or Proof of citizenship (applicant must be U.S. 公民或合法外国人)
- Proof of income received within the last 30 days for all household members (支付stubs, 社会保障福利信, 养老金, 孩子的抚养费, TANF, 失业率)
- Current food stamp benefit letter (if applicable)
- 如果要求租金或抵押, there must be a documented crisis, (驱逐/取消抵押品赎回权的通知, 失业, 意想不到的费用, 等.); applicants must provide a valid 租赁 and W-9 or current mortgage statement
注意: Applications MUST include all required documents.
Documents should be uploaded with your application or emailed to IntakeServices@CharlotteCountyFL.政府 within 10 calendar days of the application date. Applications without documents will be denied.
Include the head of household's last name in the subject line. P租赁 do not submit multiple applications. You may submit questions to the email address provided.
第二步:完成 Fastrack在线申请 (西班牙语版)
If you have an eviction notice, or if your water or electric has been turned off, submit your application and then email IntakeServices@CharlotteCountyFL.政府 and let them know that you have submitted a Fastrack application and that you have an urgent need for assistance.
Set ample time aside--completing your Fastrack在线申请 may take up to 30 minutes. 要有耐心. If you run into any problems while completing the application or are unable to complete a Fastrack在线申请, 拨打941.833.6500 ext. 5 for assistance Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. 至下午五点半.m.
Step 3: 要有耐心 and wait to be 联系ed
Once your Fastrack application is completed someone from the 人类服务 team will review your application and reach out to you by phone or email to complete the application and screening process. It’s important that your 联系 information is correct on the application.
没有钱, 现金, or checks will be requested or accepted from applicants or clients for services of any kind. If an employee asks for money, report this to the agency Executive Director or Department Head.