Camden County Caregiver Relief Fund Program

The Board of Commissioners are proud to introduce this Relief Fund that is being made available to those employed in the direct personal care of the elderly, children, and adults with intellectual, physical, and developmental disabilities and brain injuries, whose wages have been affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic. Eligible caregivers will receive $1000 in Relief Funds.

Apply For Grant!

Complete Your Application here!

For any questions, please call the grant support line at (856) 389-6704 starting August 23. 

 

Eligibility

• Provide hands-on, direct assistance including functional living skills and basic care needs, like feeding and toileting

• Perform a low- or moderate-income position including care attendant, caregiver, home health aide, hospice aide, institutional attendant, and nurse aide.

  • Work in one of the following settings:
  • Institutional settings (nursing homes & hospitals) • Assisted living facilities
  • Independent living arrangements
  • Group residential
  • Schools for individuals with special needs
  • Adult and youth day programs
  • Private homes

 

Requirements:

• Live in Camden County or provide caregiver services to a resident of Camden County.

• Provide evidence of at least 500 hours of hands-on healthcare and/or essential day-to-day support to one
or more elderly persons or children and/or adults with intellectual, physical, and developmental disabilities and brain injuries from March 1, 2020 through March 7, 2022.

• Provide a verifiable Social Security Number or Taxpayer Identification Number to be eligible for Relief Funds under this Program, and complete IRS Form W-9 “Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification” as part of the application process.

 

Apply For Grant!

Complete Your Application here!

For any questions, please call the grant support line at (856) 389-6704 starting August 23.