Applications for the emergency funds is available on the St. Vincent de Paul Georgia website. Requests are also accepted by phone at 678-892-6163.
East Point will provide up $252,000 in assistance through the Fulton County Emergency Funds Grant.
City Public Information Officer Shannon Wiggins said the amount of assistance individuals receive will depend on their needs.
Funds are available on a first come, first served basis, a statement said.
“It is our hope that these funds will ease their financial hardships and assure them that we are committed to getting through this unprecedented time of uncertainty together,” Mayor Deana Holiday Ingraham said in the statement.
Applications for the funds is available on the city of East Point website under the COVID-19 tab. Phone requests are accepted at 404-270-7091.
Last October, the city provided residents up to $1,000 from CARES Act funds to help with utility payments.