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 »
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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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 »
Faithful Home Services (FHS) was established to give economically disadvantaged families access to resources which are necessary for maintaining a safe and healthy home environment; the kind of things which many of us take for granted as part of everyday life. It is their mission to locate ... Read More »
Nurturing Network is a nationwide charitable organization dedicated to serving the needs of women facing unplanned pregnancies. The Nurturing Network (TNN) provides an individually tailored program of support free of charge to mothers whose own support networks have let them down. The ... Read More »
On August 2011, television and Internet service provider Comcast unveiled a plan offering discounted Internet and computers for low-income families. Named "Internet Essentials", the plan offers Internet service for $9.95 and a "netbook-style laptop" computer for $149.99. To be eligible, families ... Read More »
Established in 1996, The Original 1-800-Charity Cars is a 501(C) (3) non-profit charity with its stated mission “To engage in activities that will uplift humanity”. The organization’s main focus is to provide free donated vehicles to struggling families to assist them in their transition from ... Read More »
Check the Salvation Army offices in your county: Central Arkansas Area Command 1111 W. Markham Little Rock, AR 72201 (501) 374-9296 salvationarmyaok.org/caac/ Conway Corps 950 Carson Avenue Suite 109 Conway, AR 72033 (501) 329-1712 El Dorado Corps 419 S Madison Street El ... Read More »
Doing the Most Good is The Salvation Army's promise to the community and those we serve to embody the traits of compassion, passion, bravery, and trustworthiness, and to uplift those in need. The Salvation Army's Tampa Command operates the 132-bed Red Shield Lodge Emergency Shelter, the 50-bed ... Read More »
The Illinois Home Weatherization Assistance Program (IHWAP) is designed to help reduce the energy costs for low income households by making their homes more energy efficient. For Program Years 2010-2012, this effort is being augmented by increased funding through the federal American Recovery and ... Read More »
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) assists eligible low-income households with their heating and cooling energy costs, and, if the state chooses, to weatherize homes. General Program Requirements In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must need financial ... Read More »