How We Help

LexCare maintains a fund to assist individuals and families with financial and material needs when other sources are not available to them. This fund is supported solely by private contributions.  LexCare member agencies review the individual’s or family’s need for the following types of assistance, and then make requests for LexCare funds.

busBus Rides
LexTran bus passes are available for qualifying individuals who are in need of transportation for legitimate, necessary reasons, such as for medical appointments, job interviews and counseling. Apply here.

repairsCar Repairs
Emergency assistance is provided for basic car repairs for individuals who are in financial crisis and have no other reasonable options for critical transportation to work, job interviews and/or medical appointments, for example.

diaperDiapers
LexCare purchases disposable diapers in bulk and distributes them to the Family Care Center (on Red Mile Rd.) and Global Lex (on Versailles Rd.). Families needing an emergency supply of diapers may contact one of these agencies for assistance.

medicalMedical and Dental Bills
Financial assistance is available for individuals or families
in crisis to help pay medical and dental bills.

homeRent and Mortgage Assistance
Financial assistance is available for individuals or families in crisis
to help with rent or mortgage payments in order to prevent eviction.

utilitiesUtility Bills
LexCare provides financial assistance for individuals or families in crisis to help
with utility payments in order to prevent shut-off of these essential services.

 

Apply for LexCare Services

Click here to download the application. Please note that this form must be submitted by a LexCare member. Please see membership for more information or contact us with questions.