Low-income consumers may qualify for assistance to help pay for installation of telephone service and monthly charges for local phone service through the Lifeline and Link-Up Telephone assistance programs. Eligibility To be eligible for Lifeline or Link-Up, individuals or families must receive ... 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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For many Illinois households, energy costs place a severe and continuing stress on a family’s budget. In some instances, the household is forced to make painful decisions regarding which bills to pay and which necessities to survive without. The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is ... Read More »
The Alabama Special Milk Program provides milk to children in schools, childcare institutions, and eligible camps that do not participate in other Federal child nutrition meal service programs. Schools that participate in the National School Lunch or School Breakfast Programs can participate in the ... Read More »
The School Breakfast and Lunch Programs make nutritionally balanced, low-cost or free meals available to school children each school day. Over 92,000 schools offer lunches at school, and nearly 70,000 schools offer breakfast at school nationwide. School breakfasts and lunches must meet the Dietary ... Read More »
With 162 programs at 157 locations throughout Cook and Lake counties, Catholic Charities serves virtually every neighborhood and parish in the Chicagoland area. For 90 years, Catholic Charities has empowered families and individuals of all races and religious backgrounds to realize their full ... Read More »