How long does the application process take?

The application process can take anywhere from 2 to 30 days, depending on how responsive the applicant is when additional documentation is requested. State statutes require that a decision on all applications for general assistance be made within 30 days of the submission of the application.

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1. Where is General Assistance located?
2. How do I apply for General Assistance?
3. What documentation is needed?
4. How long does the application process take?
5. What services do you offer?
6. What about health care? Can I still use my own doctor?