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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES USA
The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program provides grant funds to states and territories to provide families with financial assistance and related support services. State-administered programs may include childcare assistance, job preparation, and work assistance.
To find out if there is a Tribal TANF program in your county of residence,
contact your county social services agency.
You may also call or walk into a Tribal TANF Office and apply for services.
To be eligible for this benefit program, applicants must be a resident of the state in which they apply, and a U.S. citizen, legal alien or qualified alien. You must be unemployed or underemployed and have low or very low income. You must also be one of the following:
Have a child 18 years of age or younger, or
Be pregnant, or
Be 18 years of age or younger and the head of your household.
Click here for more information or call 1-844-303-TANF (8263) toll free
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