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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SEK-CAP ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR RENTAL ASSISTANCE STARTING AUGUST 1ST
Girard, KS –The Southeast Kansas Community Action Program (SEK-CAP), will begin accepting applications for the Tenant Based Rental Assistance (TBRA) program on August 1, 2015 and will continue to accept them until further notice.
To potentially qualify for assistance, applicants must be certified as “homeless” or “about to become homeless”. Additionally, applicants’ income must be at or below 50% of the Area Median Income (AMI) for their county of residence.
Applications will be accepted online at www.sekcap.housingmanager.com starting August 1st. Once the online application has been submitted, applicants must obtain and submit a Homeless Certification from an agency designated by SEK-CAP. For a list of participating agencies, income guidelines, and an application checklist, please visit www.sek-cap.com or call (620)724-8204. Eligible applicants will be served in order of date and time the application was submitted.
The TBRA Program, funded through the Kansas Housing Resources Corporation, assists qualifying individuals and families with rental subsidies, as well as security and utility deposits. The SEK-CAP TBRA Program is used specifically to address the housing needs of those who are homeless or about to become homeless in the counties of Allen, Bourbon, Cherokee, Chautauqua, Crawford, Elk, Labette, Linn, Montgomery, Neosho, Wilson, and Woodson.
For more information about this program, please call (620)724-8204. This is an Equal Housing Opportunity.
The Southeast Kansas Community Action Program is a 501 (c) (3) private, non-profit organization serving twelve southeast Kansas counties. SEK-CAP is headquartered in Girard, and was created in 1966 to combat poverty. The organizational mission is to unite staff, individuals, families, and community partners to provide quality, comprehensive services through compassionate, respectful relationships. Programs include Head Start, Early Head Start, Housing and Home Weatherization, Family and Community Engagement, and General Public Transportation. Contact the SEK-CAP central office at 401 N. Sinnet or by dialing 620.724.8204. Visit the website at www.sek-cap.com or Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/SoutheastKS.CAP.