The Prevention, Retention, and Contingency (PRC) Program was established in Ohio to help families overcome immediate barriers to achieving or maintaining self-sufficiency. The program is designed to provide benefits and services to needy families who are in need of help with essential support to move out of poverty and become self-sufficient. The PRC Program provides new opportunities to develop and implement creative and innovative strategies to remove families from a cycle of dependency on public assistance and into work.
The PRC Program provides non-recurrent, short-term benefits that are:
*Designed to deal with a specific crisis situation or episode of need;
*Not intended to meet recurrent or ongoing needs; and
*Will not extend beyond four months.
The following services are available:
*Vehicle Repair (250% FPL)
*Gas Cards (2-$100 gas cards per year) (250% FPL)
*Rental & Utility Assistance (200% FPL)
*Job related services: uniform, work boots, safety glasses, etc. (200% FPL)
*Job retention Services: job coaching, vocational assessment (200% FPL)
*Lice Eradication (200% FPL)
*Pest Control (200% FPL)
CONTACT FULTON COUNTY JOB & FAMILY SERVICES
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
419-337-0010 option 2 then 3.