What documents are needed to apply for assistance?

What documents are needed to apply for assistance?

The following is a list of documents that will be needed.  Copies of all documentation may be made during office hours.

  • A picture drivers license, state ID card, military ID Card, or other identification with picture for every adult in the household.
  • Social Security card for everyone in the household.
  • Proof of application and/or denial for food stamps from the Illinois Department of Human Services.
  • Proof of application and/or denial for cash assistance (TANF) from the Illinois Department of Human Services.
  • Proof of application and/or denial for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) from the Social Security Administration, where applicable.
  • Proof of application and/or denial for Social Security Disability from Social Security Administration, where applicable.
  • If claiming disability, doctor report on current condition and probable length of disability.
  • Proof of application and/or denial for Unemployment Insurance benefits from the Illinois
  • Department of Employment Security, where applicable.
  • Proof of registration for work opportunities with Illinois Department of Employment Security.
  • Proof of parenthood for children claimed by an applicant. (Example: Birth Certificate)
  • List of addresses where applicant has resided for the last five years.
  • Complete name, address & telephone number of current landlord or house mortgage holder.
  • Proof of high school diploma, GED certificate, and any college degrees.
  • List of financial institution accounts including checking account, savings account, certificate of deposit account, etc.
  • The list should have institution name, address, & account number. (Example: Most recent bank statement)
  • Proof of current residence. (Example: rent receipt, utility bill)
  • Title to any vehicles owned or the name and address of the lien-holder.
  • List of employers with addresses for the last 5 years.
  • Paycheck stubs for the last 90 days.
  • Rental Agreement, if applicable.
  • Shut-off Notice, if applicable.
  • Eviction Notice, if applicable.
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