USDA sponsored Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC). Benefits.gov (formerly GovBenefits.gov) was launched in an effort to provide citizens with easy, online access to government benefit and assistance programs. Eight years after its initial launch, GovBenefits.gov underwent a major ... Read More »
Programs to Help with Basic Necessities
From time to time we all need some help with basic needs.
Find here things like temporary cash assistance or food stamps. The Food Stamp Program helps low-income people and families buy the food they need for good health.
Other great resource for single moms is WIC. It provides Federal grants to States for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.
Take some time to go through this section; you never know what you might find.
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Eligible households and single moms can receive help with the cost of home heating from the West Virginia Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) through direct cash payments or payments to utility companies on their behalf. Households without resources facing the loss of a heating source ... Read More »
The Comprehensive Energy Assistance Program (CEAP) was created with the mission to assist low income households in meeting their immediate energy needs, as well as to educate consumers to control energy costs for years to come. In order to qualify for this benefit program, the applicant must be a ... Read More »
The Department of Human Services, Division of Family and Children Services accepts applications for Medicaid, assists low-income families with income supplements through Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF), finds adoptive and foster homes for neglected children, investigates child abuse, ... Read More »
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without ... Read More »
The Weatherization Assistance Program for Low-Income Persons, a DOE's Weatherization Assistance (Wx) Program, is the nation's largest residential energy efficiency program. The Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) enables low-income families to permanently reduce their energy bills by making ... Read More »
The Low-Income High Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) assists low-income Alabama residents with the high cost of home energy. Funding is provided from the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) block grant through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. General Program ... Read More »
Assurance Wireless is a Lifeline Assistance program brought to you by Virgin Mobile and supported by the federal Universal Service Fund. Low-income families that qualify for food stamps, Medicaid, or some state-funded programs can apply to get wireless phone services from Sprint through the ... Read More »
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a Federal income supplement program funded by general tax revenues (not Social Security taxes): SSI is designed to help aged, blind, and disabled people, who have little or no income; and SSI provides cash to meet basic needs for food, clothing, and ... Read More »
Child Care Assistance Eligibility is based on the financial situation of all members in a household. Everyone who lives together and purchases and prepares food together is considered a member of the same household group. In general, DHS will review your assets, income and residency to determine ... Read More »