Emergency Food and Shelter Program

Program: Emergency Food and Shelter Program

Director: Barbara Travis

Address: 264 Griffin Street Fall River, MA 02724

E-Mail:: Contact Chrystal at carpa@cfcinc.org

Telephone: (508) 679-0041

Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. by appointment

Brief Program Description: Emergency aid for rent and utilities. Provide one time payment for utility or fuel. Partial assistance with payment for 1st month’s rent, back rent , as needed to prevent homelessness.

Eligibility: Client must be moving or in the process of being evicted from their current living situation.

Documentation Needed: Varies with type of assistance needed.

Application Process: Application is taken at the office.

Criteria for Selection: Must be moving or in the process of being evicted from curent living situation.