Get information on government programs that may help you pay for food, housing, health care, and other basic living expenses.
Get nutritious food through SNAP (food stamps), D-SNAP, and WIC for women, infants, and children.
Learn about rental and buyer assistance programs. Find emergency housing and avoid eviction.
State social service agencies
Contact your state social service agency for information about state benefit programs and more.
Help with utility bills
Learn about government programs to help pay for phone, internet, and energy bills.
Welfare benefits or Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Find out how TANF, also known as welfare, can help your family through financial challenges.
Learn about Social Security cards, benefits, and more.
Use Benefits.gov to find government benefits you qualify for
Benefits.gov helps you find government programs and assistance you might qualify for.
Government death benefits
Find government survivor benefits including COVID-19 funeral benefits, housing, and education help.
Government checks and payments
Report missing government checks. Trace unexpected payments. Make a payment to the government.
Where to report incorrect benefit payments
Get contact information for reporting missing or incorrect federal benefit payments.
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