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  • Apply Online or Call the toll free Family Information Line:
    1-800-335-FUND (3863) for information and an application.

  • CICRF Application Process
  • Once the State Office receives an application, you will receive an email or phone call (generally within 7 to 10 business days) with instructions regarding any additional documentation needed to process your application.

  • The completed application is forwarded to the State Office of the Commission for screening and review. All applications to the Fund are confidential.

  • The Commission will review the application and make the final determination on eligibility and the amount of assistance.

  • Approved grant awards are disbursed directly to the providers to offset outstanding balances.

  • Families may be reimbursed for their out-of-pocket expenses.

"The past year has been filled with anxiety about my child's illness, compounded by the endless medical expenses. Financial assistance from the Catastrophic Illness in Children Relief Fund reduced that burden immeasurably. Like a lot of parents, I never considered that a serious illness would strike my child. It is not until the bills starting coming in that you realize the magnitude of it all. Financial assistance from the Catastrophic Illness in Children Relief Fund was there when we needed it."

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