What can general assistance help me with?

The town will grant assistance to eligible applicants for basic necessities according to the maximum levels for specific types of assistance. Basic necessities include: 

  • Electricity
  • Food
  • Heat
  • Housing
  • LP Gas
  • Personal and Household Supplies

Other basic necessities are provided when they are deemed essential to an applicant's or recipient's health and safety by the general administrator.

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1. How can I apply for general assistance?
2. How do I qualify for general assistance?
3. What can general assistance help me with?
4. Can the Town help me to secure housing?
5. What is workfare?
6. What do I need to do to be eligible for future assistance?
7. What would cause me to be ineligible or disqualified from the program?
8. How often can I apply for assistance?
9. What if I disagree with the decision of the administrator?