• cOMMUNITy services block grant

  • Csbg

    CSBG is a federal, anti-poverty block grant which provides funding to Community Action Agencies and other programs that seek to address and alleviate poverty at the community level.

  • Funds Can Be Used for, (but not limited to):
    • Food
    • Medically Related Costs
    • Rent
    • Utilities (water, gas, electric)
    • Other

    Eligibility Requirements:

    • Participants must be a resident of Dallas County. 
    • Participant must be <=125% poverty level of household income according to the Federal Income Guidelines. 

      Required Documentation:

      • Picture Identification
      • Proof of household income for all adults 18 and older
      • Completed application and any additional documentation prior to any appointments
      Clients who do not work or cannot provide income verification due to extenuating circumstances must complete the Declaration of Income Statement form found HERE:

      Please note: Funding is not guaranteed and is contingent upon the availability of funds. Eligibility for services may vary depending on sources of income and other factors. Please contact CSBG via email @ csbgdatateam@ccadvance.org if you are not sure how to determine eligibility.