Holocaust survivors seeking assistance must be referred to The Blue Card by a social service agency or government agency in their area. A case manager at the social service agency performs a financial assessment and reviews the applicant’s income and expenses to establish need and, when appropriate, helps the senior access any public entitlements for which the survivor may be eligible.
The Blue Card carefully reviews each application and referral; all information is kept confidential. The review determines the appropriate amount of financial aid for that individual or couple, using federal poverty levels as a guide, with extenuating circumstances taken into consideration.
Social workers, please submit the Referral Application form to refer your client to The Blue Card for financial assistance.
When filling out The Blue Card application on behalf of your client, please be sure to make a clear recommendation as to what program the client will most benefit from. Please conclude the application by kindly providing your complete contact information on the bottom portion of the financial evaluation form; including the agency address, phone number (plus your extension) and your email.Please either mail or email the application (Do Not Fax).To mail the application, please send it to:
The Blue CardAttn: The Blue Card Committee171 Madison Avenue, Suite 1405New York, NY 10016
To email the application, please email it to Info@BlueCardFund.org with the subject line “Application Form for The Blue Card Committee”.