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To provide quality services which promote empowerment and self-sufficiency.
Coordinate services with other programs. Provide Education and
Awareness about the resources available. Develop Program policies and
DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE
Provide financial services as funding permits, to low-income needy families
from federal and tribal allocated funds following federal low income guidelines
is a once per fiscal year grant to eligible households on
the Nez Perce Reservation, to help meet the needs of high heating costs.
Application requires proof of household income, Tribal identification and
utility bill. Payments are made to vendor.
when funding is available, is for NP Tribal
members age 65 or older to meet emergency household repairs to provide for
the well being of the elder. Payments are payable to the vendor.
Application requires document of need an Tribal identification. Proof
of income not required.
is available for deceased NP enrolled
individuals in an amount not to exceed $3,500. Designated immediate
family member may make application for funds. Proof of income not
when funding is available, is a once per fiscal year payment
to vendors on behalf of income eligible NP Tribal enrolled members to meet
documented emergency needs. Grant is in the amount of $100.
Income guidelines are at 133% of poverty.
when funding is available, provides homeowners
with emergency housing assistance and housing repairs for the safety and
protection of the inhabitants. Not available for home payments or rent
or other ongoing homeowner's responsibilities.