A program designed to assist people whose earnings have been disrupted by the COVID-19 outbreak will shortly provide $1,000 payouts to hundreds of caregivers in Camden County, New Jersey.
According to the press release, the awardees will each receive a one-time payment of $1,000 as compensation for the suffering caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
Here is everything you should know as New Jersey taxpayers to get the stimulus check.
Who Are Eligible For These Checks:
You must either reside in Camden County or offer caregiver services to a resident of Camden County to qualify.
From March 1, 2020, through March 7, 2022, demonstrate that you have provided at least 500 hours of direct care and necessary daily assistance to one or more older adults, children, or adults with intellectual, physical, and developmental disabilities or brain injuries.
To be eligible for stimulus check under this Program, you must provide a verifiable Social Security Number or Taxpayer Identification Number. You must also complete IRS Form W-9, “Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification,” as part of the application procedure.
When Will You Receive The Stimulus Check?
Starting on August 23, applicants for the program may submit their applications. Visit CamdenCountyCaregrant.com or call (856) 389-6704 from 9 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday, for more information.
Where Is The Money For These Checks Coming From?
The incentives, which include rental assistance, grants for nonprofit groups, and grants for small companies, are a part of the more than $60 million in federal funding that the Camden County Board of Commissioners made available to various hard-hit areas of the county, according to the board.
The country’s governance has stated that The lives of all of their fellow citizens and the majority of the nation’s industries have been severely impacted by this pandemic. Caregiving was one of the hardest hit industries because employees were responsible for ensuring the safety of clients and loved ones seven days a week. So they hope the stimulus check will help them combat inflation.