Category Archives: State and Local Programs

title=alt=State and Local Assistance programs, help struggling families in America every day.  Many state, government, and community action groups give support to low-income families and individuals.   They help by paying past-due bills and help maintain family stability, by preventing evictions and the loss of utilities.  To get help, you must qualify financially.  What does this mean?  It means that your gross family income must be at or below the U.S. Federal Poverty Guidelines.

When you qualify, you can receive help with rent, utilities, nutritional support, cash benefits, medical assistance, as long as funding is available.  To be eligible for one of these assistance programs, you must be an American citizen, lawful permanent residents, have a green card, have refugee status.   Many are struggling families receive help every day.  If you need help, please feel free to use Free Financial Help as a resource.  You will be screen and you must bring proof of income, proof of address and identification for everyone living in the household.

How to Recognize & Report Elder Abuse

Elder Abuses Looks Like & How to Report It.  The most reprehensible thing to discover is that an elderly person is being abused.  Often, this abuse goes undetected, especially if the person has no family, lives alone or is in a nursing home and receives no visitors.  The elderly often times are helpless and unless we help them.  Often abuse is… Read More »

Ohio Benefits & Assistance Programs

Ohio Assistance Programs.  Ohio assistance programs offer resources to help with eviction, housing, rent food benefits, medical and childcare, rent, etc.  If you live in Ohio and the surrounding areas, there are many charities and community and government organizations that offer supplemental help to families individuals.  If you work full-time, part-time, are unemployed, disabled, you may be eligible for help.  Ohio Assistance… Read More »

Arkansas Programs that Help Pay Utilities

Arkansas Utility Bill Assistance Programs.  If you live in Little Rock, Fort Smith, or Fayetteville,  Arkansas has low-income programs that need help with utility bills, there is help available through government state and local community programs. These programs help low-income residents stay warm in Winter.   People in the U.S. go without heat ever Winter.  Homes without electricity,  unsafe and often… Read More »

Government Help With Home Heaters

Heating Repair & Replacement Grant.  The Heating Repair Replacement Program is a grant that provides aid to low and moderate-income homeowners who need to have their heating systems repaired or replaced.  This refers to the primary heating system, water heaters, furnaces, etc.   This is one aspect of the government’s home weatherization program or LIHEAP.  In addition to assisting with… Read More »

Where to Get Help Paying Rent

Need Help paying Rent?  Many families who experience a financial emergency need help with rent. If you are facing eviction, and cannot pay your most important bills, this statement, is a cry for immediate assistance!  Find out where to get rental assistance.  There are many government and community organizations that are in place, to help people who are suffering financial hardships.… Read More »

Assistance Programs in New York City

New York Assistance Programs. New Yorkers are some of the tough folks in the U.S.  However, there are many who need a little help from time to time. Do you live in Bronx, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island?  There are many charities and community and government organizations that help families pay rent, utilities, and other bills.  If you… Read More »