The Care Card Voucher Program is designed to help people get on their feet and provide assistance during difficult times. Below you will find guidelines and suggestions for request amounts. There will also be limits set per household per year.
Suggested Amts and Limits
Clothing- limit $300 (suggested $50 per person- $75 if business or winter coat is needed)
Shoes- limit $100 ( suggested $25 per person)
Household- limit $100 (includes dishes, pots and pans, lamps, area rugs)
Furniture- limit $300 (sm. items- $50 per item lg. items- $150 per item )
There will be a cap of $300 per care card and a cap of $500 for emergency situations (fire, flood, domestic violence)
Diapers and Feminine Hygiene Products- 10 packs per year ( 10 items per pack)
If you feel your case requires additional assistance please feel free to call Danielle with any questions or for further information.
For whole house furniture needs, please reference the Chicago Furniture Bank program and also contact Danielle at the information below