Two forms of identification are required for each household member.
For each adult household member the following is required:
For individuals under the age of eighteen (18), the following information is required:
Other information may be required to include but not limited to the following:
income is verified for the past three (3) months. Individual must be at or below 110% of the Federal Poverty Level Income Guidelines- FPLG (click here to access current FPLG).
If an individual is under 18 years of age, the case is opened in the
name of a parent. Verification of gross income includes, but is not
Individual/family assets must not exceed $2000.00 for an individual or $3000.00 for a family.
Note: Where possible assets are defined as any
tangible item of value excluding homestead property and primary car
and/or those assets defined through WAGES, as appropriate. Primary car
is one that is used for medical, educational and employment purposes.
The individual/family shall be a resident of Palm Beach County.
The individual/family must provide documentation of legal status.
Anyone can apply, including family members, friends and funeral homes. An application packet may be downloaded by clicking here . It may be completed on-line and printed out. It cannot be submitted on-line nor can a copy be saved to your computer.
Once the applicant completes all the paperwork the social worker can advise of eligibility. If eligible, payments are made directly to the vendor.