Below is a checklist of each form of documentation that an applicant is required to submit with their application. An applicant must provide at least one or more forms of documentation.
Proof of Identity (1)
Health benefits or social services
Voter registration card
Proof of Citizen or Immigration
Certificate of citizenship or naturalization
American Indian card
Proof of Income (1)
Current pay stubs
Social Security check
Pension benefit statement
Unemployment award letter
Child support payment
Housing and Associated
Property tax receipt
Landline or phone bills
Copy of Medical
Expenses (for ages 60+)
Medical payment agreement
Bills for home healthcare aides or attendants
Invoices or receipts for medical equipment
Receipts for transportation and lodging to obtain medical treatment
I have the full names of each member living in the household.
I have proof of all sources of income for everyone living in the household.
I have determined the best way to submit any application: online, by mail or in-person.
If submitting in person:
I have determined the address of my local DFCS office. (Information can be found on the Food Access Athens Preparation page)
I have made arrangements to spend a whole day at the DFCS office.
I have made arrangements with my employer to potentially accept a call from a DFCS caseworker during work.