Maximum Assistance is $200.00 for any or a combination of the emergencies listed.
Emergency Food Assistance: Individuals may access the program
-Every 4 months from the point of assistance received.
-Assistance received is based on family composition.
Rent Support: Individuals who are paying rent and can provide documentation are eligible for rent support.
-Renter must be an Ermineskin Citizen or spouse of Ermineskin Cree Nation
-Last month rent receipt
-Letter from Landlord
-Payment will be made directly to landlord or rental agency etc.
Utilities- Pending Disconnection: Individuals who are paying utilities and have received a disconnection notice are eligible for utilities assistance.
-Utility account holder must be an Ermineskin Citizen; or in spouses name.
-Payment will be made directly to utility provider.
Medical Assistance Program: The support services program may assist for medical needs such as:
-Emergency Travel; ONLY for compassionate support for family members in hospitals.
-Medical Supplies or prescriptions not covered by AANDC; This Support Services will not assist with narcotics or questionable drugs.