Christmas Check Application

Handicapped/Disabled Christmas Check Program

Eligibility Guidelines:

  • Must be an enrolled member of the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians.
  • Must be Handicapped and/or Disabled. Under the age of 60 years old, with a statement from Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or Social Security Disability (SSD).
  • All applications for the Handicapped/Disabled Christmas Check Program can be picked up from the Council House, Beginning October 1st, 2020.
  • All applications must be submitted by 4:00pm on December 3rd 2020. No applications will be accepted after this date. Please note: Doctors statements will no longer be accepted.
  • If you may have any questions regarding the Christmas Check Guidelines, please contact:
    Joi Owle at (828) 359-7011 or
    Celia Smith at (828) 359-7008 or


Download Christmas Check Application

Download W9 Form