Community Service Block Grant
The United States Department of Health and Human Services released the 2021 poverty guidelines. Below is the 125% of poverty guidelines to be utilized when determining eligibility for CBSG services. (For families with more than eight (8) persons, add $5,600 for each additional person.) New Income Guideline amount as per the CARES ACT is 200% FPL.
|Persons in Family||125% of Poverty|
Should you have questions, please contact your assigned CSBG Program Specialist.
Documentation Needed for CSBG Appointment
Valid Photo ID
Social Security Cards (everyone in the household)
Proof of Income (Must prove you will be able to maintain if assisted.)
Eviction Notice or Proof of Lease or Deposit amount
Disconnect Notice or Proof of Deposit amount
Prescription with proof of amounts
Any supporting documents to prove reduction
*Stability means you have to prove you have enough income to maintain the following months thereafter if we assist you.*
Please call (318)322-7151 the day before your appointment to speak to your case worker if you do not understand what to bring in, best time to call is after 3:30 p.m.