Programs : Tribal & Family Services :

General Assistance Program

Overview

This assistance program has been designed to help meet the essential needs of food, shelter and heat. This program is also a secondary resource, meaning in order for a person to qualify they have to apply with all other resources before they apply to the NVOK program. Eligibility will be reviewed monthly or as needed in order for a client to quality for GA services. Clients much also work with TFS team members to develop and sign an Individual Self-Sufficiency Plan (ISP).

Eligibility

  • Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Applicant must be a member of an Alaska Native or American Indian (AN/AI) Tribe.
  • Applicant must not have sufficient income and resources to meet essential needs.
  • Applicant must live in the Kotzebue service area.

How to Apply

Please download the forms you require from this page, complete, and return to:

NVK-General Assistance Program

ATTN: Aurora Hoffman
PO Box 296
Kotzebue, Ak 99752

(907) 442-5317 Direct
(907) 442-4013 Fax

Email: aurora.hoffman@qira.org

Downloadable Forms

PDF fileGeneral Assistance Checklist PDF (150 KB)

PDF fileGeneral Assistance Application PDF (354 KB)

PDF fileChild In Need of Aid Application PDF (296 KB)

PDF fileHunter Support Application PDF (319 KB)

PDF fileLandlord Shelter Statement PDF (165 KB)

PDF fileMedical Exemption PDF (492 KB)

PDF fileMedical Food Voucher Assistance Application PDF (80 KB)

PDF fileBurial Assistance Application & Information PDF (173 KB)

Program Contact

NVK-General Assistance Program

ATTN: Aurora Hoffman
PO Box 296
Kotzebue, Ak 99752

(907) 442-5317 Direct
(907) 442-4013 Fax

Email: aurora.hoffman@qira.org