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Welcome to SAIL Application.

From here you can begin the process of applying for assistance.

Enlace al formulario en EspaƱol 9701, el cual se puede imprimir, completar y enviar por correo o ser entregado al departamento local de servicios sociales. 9701 Solicitud Para Asistencia

All answers you give to the questions are private. We keep your information in a safe area. We do not share your information with anyone without your permission.

Depending on what programs you select, the application process can take 20-45 minutes to complete.

Click here for Facts You Should Know about applying for Temporary Cash Assistance, Food Stamps and Medical Assistance.

Filing an application on line is the same as filing it in your Local Department of Social Services or Local Health Department. Everything on the application must be true and correct.

Applications submitted after 5 p.m. on a weekday or on a weekend or holiday will be date stamped and effective the next business day.

You have up to 30 days to complete the application process and submit the application to us. You can log in and out of your application as often as you want during this 30 days. After 30 days, all the information you have entered is deleted and you will have to apply again.

Before you click on the submit button you must read the Rights and Responsibilities section and sign the application form. You will be given the option to sign your application manually or electronically.

When you click on the submit button the application goes to the correct Local Department of Social Services or Local Health Department.

  • Household members may choose not to seek benefits and will not be required to answer questions about SSNs, citizenship/immigration information.
  • Household members who are seeking benefits must supply information about SSN's and citizenship or immigration information.
  • The amount of benefits will depend on the number of people requesting benefits, but eligible household members who apply will be able to get benefits even though some people in the household are not seeking benefits.
  • Household members who are not seeking benefits must provide their financial information because it is needed to determine eligibility for persons who are applying.