CARES Act Funding Now Available
The Baker County Board of County Commissioners initiated a local CARES Act program on Tuesday, August 4th. Funding will be given on a first come, first serve basis.

Community Outreach Program
The Community Outreach Program is only available to School Board Employees, First Responders, Sheriff Department Employees, Department of Corrections Employees, Health Care Workers, and Social Security Recipients who have not been a recipient of previous outreach programs, with the exception of Social Security Recipients. If you are a Social Security Recipients living in the same household, each Social Security Recipient is eligible, otherwise a maximum of $400 per household will be awarded while funds last or until December 30, 2020. For more information, please contact County Administration at 904.259.3613 or ann.blum@bakercountyfl.org.

  • Community Outreach Application
  • We will be accepting applications on the following dates:
    (Closed for lunch from Noon until 1pm)
  • December 10th (Thursday) 9am - 5pm
  • December 11th (Friday) 9am - 5pm
  • December 12th (Saturday) 10am - 2pm
  • December 17th (Thursday) 9am - 5pm
  • December 18th (Friday) 9am - 5pm
  • December 19th (Saturday) 10am - 2pm
  • Submittal of application is NOT a guarantee that funds will be awarded. Award is dependent upon funding from the State of Florida. IF such funds are received, payment will be issued to approved applicants within 60 days of said funds being received from the State of Florida.

    Residential Assistance
    Assistance is available to Baker County residents that have been affected by COVID-19 for rental, mortgage, utility and childcare expenses. Applications are accepted by appointment only. Please contact County Administration at 904.259.3613 or ann.blum@bakercountyfl.org to setup your appointment time.

  • Residential Application

  • Small Business & Non-Profit Assistance
    Assistance is available for those that have been affected by COVID-19. Applications are accepted through the Baker County Chamber of Commerce. Please contact the Chamber at 904.259.6433 or bjenks@bakerchamberfl.com or hsands@bakerchamberfl.com PLEASE NOTE: Businesses/Non-Profits are not required to be a member of the Chamber of Commerce to receive assistance.

  • Small Business/Non-Profit Application