Community Action Council of Howard County, Emergency Assistance to Adults
www.cac-hc.org

From agency: Howard County Community Action Council
Resource Details
Alternate Name Howard Co. Community Action Council, Howard County Community Action Council
Description FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides emergency financial assistance up to $600 for utility turn-off notices (electric, gas, oil bills), rent payment assistance (individuals must have already been to court and have a judgment against them). If residing in Section 8 or subsidized housing, will only pay 1 month of rent. Also, assists with burial assistance ( deceased individuals must have been a Howard County resident and must have been receiving either TCA or SSI; not eligible if they received Social Security), first month's rent for an individual or family moving into a new home (grants will be provided based on income and demonstrated need, and individuals must be a Howard County resident and must be able to demonstrate ability to continue to pay rent after assistance is provided), and will assess for other qualifying  emergency needs. Does not assist with foreclosures.
Defined coverage areas:
Maryland - Howard County
Physical Address 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive 2nd Floor
Columbia MD
21046 United States
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Hours Of Operation Closed 12Noon-1PM daily.

Mon: 8:30AM 3:30PM
Tue: 8:30AM 3:30PM
Wed: 1PM 3:30PM
Thu: 8:30AM 3:30PM
Fri: 8:30AM 3:30PM
Disabilities Access Yes.
Program
Eligibility Assists single adults, 18 and older, with utility turn-off notices, rent payment assistance. Assists individuals and families with burial assistance and first month's rent. Persons 18 years and older in need of assistance.
Program Fees None.
Application Process Call for information.
Documents Required Call for information.
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Contact Information
Mailing Address Community Action Council 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, 2nd Floor
Columbia MD
21046 United States
Fax Number 410-313-6479
Main 410-313-6440
Main Contact Name Anne Brinker
Main Contact Title Vice President
Main Contact Phone 410-313-6440
Main Contact Email Address abrinker@cac-hc.org
Director or Senior Administrator Name Bita Dayhoff
Director or Senior Administrator Title President
Director or Senior Administrator Phone 410-313-6440
Director or Senior Administrator Email Address bdayhoff@cac-hc.org