Those seeking assistance from The Christmas Bureau may fill out applications at the JCEO Outreach Center in their community. In the towns of Beekmantown, Mooers and Schuyler Falls, where no JCEO Outreach Center exists, applicants are asked to contact their respective town offices.
Those living in the city of Plattsburgh and others wanting information, including those interested in making donations to The Christmas Bureau, may call 562-1253.
Eligible applicants must reside in Clinton County and have children living in their household age 16 or younger. Applicants must also meet income guidelines based on the size of their family. Photo identification, as well as Social Security information and proof of income, if any, is also required for all who live in the applicant's household.
The deadline for filing applications is Thursday, Dec. 9.