A C-13c is used when a need is too immediate for a mercury check.
A client gives a C-13c to the vendor of their choice as payment for goods or services. The Department reimburses the vendor for the amount of the C-13c.
NOTE: Tell the client to return any C-13c refused by a vendor so another can be issued.
Use a C-13c for Emergency Shelter for clients.
NOTE: DHS has a written agreement with the Salvation Army Emergency Lodge in Chicago to provide shelter to homeless families in the City of Chicago.
A C-13c may be used:
Issue a C-13c to cover rent to eligible persons who are not getting a shelter allowance when:
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