Karuk Tribe's Low Income Assistance Program
110 Nugget St.
P.O. Box 1016
Happy Camp,Ca 96039
Michelle Camarena, LIAP Coordinator
1-800-505-2785 or (530)-493-1600 Ext.2025
Community Services and Development (CSD):
This program provides assistance for low income Karuk families/individuals with food, shelter, transportation,health and safety issues. The applicant must reside in the Service Area, be income eligible, and a Karuk Tribal Member or Descendant. For those who live outside the service area, try: www.acf.dhhs.gov/programs/ocs/csbg/index.htm or www.csd.ca.gov/providers.html. Also, you can try The National Energy Assistance Referral Program (NEAR) at 1-866-674-6327 or www.energynear.org For Oregon residents, you can contact www.oregonheat.org for social service agencies and utilities working to keep homes of Low Income Oregonians warm and safe.
General Assistance (GA):
This program provides low income families with food, clothing, shelter, burial assistance.The applicant must reside in the Service Area and be an Enrolled Federally Recognized Tribal Member.
Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP):
This program provides energy assistance to eligible enrolled Karuk Tribal households. Such as; electricity, propane, wood and minimal weatherization. The applicant must reside in the Service Area.
Adult Care Assistance provides non-medical care for eligible Adult Indians. The providers must be certified or licensed. Background checks are required.
Please click the following link to download a copy of the LIAP application. The application can be filled out and mailed or turned into one of the addresses at the top of the form - LIAP Application
Apply for the CARE Program offered by PP&L and PG&E. This program gives a discount on your utility bill. If you need an application , please call and request the CARE Application be sent to you. Lets save on energy and our budgets!
Fraud?: With regards to the Low Income Assistance Programs, to report any type of fraud by vendors or otherwise, please notify this office immediately @ (530)-493-1600 Ext. 2025
LIAP Service Area