Eligibility

FOR THE SAFETY OF OUR STAFF AND COMMUNITY MEMBERS, DUE TO THE CURRENT COVID-19 HEALTH CRISIS, WE HAVE SUSPENDED ALL OPEN ENROLLMENT SESSIONS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

If you are seeking assistance, please complete the Need Help form on our main page or email Eligibility@AdaJenkins.org.

Click here for our Online Eligibility Application.

Thank you for your patience as we find new ways to safely connect with you, provide assistance and serve our community.

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We currently serve individuals and families who live in Cornelius, Davidson and Huntersville.

To determine eligibility, please come to the Ada Jenkins Center for our weekly Open Enrollment session: any Wednesday from 10am-noon.  Please bring the following:

  • Picture ID for all Adult Members that reside in the Household  (for children under 18 please provide one of the following):
        • Medical Card
        • School ID
        • Birth Certificate
  • Proof of Current Residence (one from this list):
        • Mortgage
        • Utility Bill (Must be within the last 30 days)
        • Lease/Rental Agreement (Must be current)

Please allow 15-20 minutes to complete the Eligibility Process, and review our service options below. You’ll be required to choose a pathway that best suits your household’s needs:

Access Pathway

This pathway is designed for a household that needs limited assistance and provides Access to one of the service areas listed below:

          • Medical
          • Dental
          • Youth Education
          • Workforce Development
          • Economic Supports (limited use)

Admission is limited to one year of participation in selected service area.

Investment Pathway

This pathway is designed for a household seeking assistance with economic mobility. The primary goal is increasing income for sustained financial stability. You will actively work with a social worker on the following:

          • Obtaining the tools/training needed to sustain long-term financial goals
          • Developing a detailed budget and goal plan based on your personal needs
          • Increased access to available community resources

Eligibility must be completed before moving forward with any Ada Jenkins Center services.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at 704.896.0471,  ext. 104 or eligibility@adajenkins.org.