Federal public housing assistance: What you need to know
For people who cannot afford adequate housing, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development provides several different forms of assistance.
Why are many manufacturing workers on public assistance?
The jobs that are coming back following the Great Recession are different, says the chair of UC Berkeley's Labor Center
Detectives Ask for Public’s Assistance to Solve Homicide
Update: June 20, 2019 @ 9:05 p.m. On June 1, 2019, Dallas police officers responded to a call regarding a body being found in White Rock Lake. The Dallas County Medical Examiner identified the vic…
Nursery Assistance Needed for Sunday, November 20
We need two nursery volunteers for Sunday, November 20, during the worship service. If you are CARE certified and can help this way, please contact Paula Erichsen at firstname.lastname@example.org . Thank you!
Parental rights, adoption, public assistance top human services agenda
Children ages 12 and older could petition courts through attorneys to ask that their parents' parental rights be restored in limited circumstances under a bill passed late Thursday by the Utah...
Should Mississippi parents have to go after child support to get public assistance?
A push is underway in Mississippi to remove the requirement that parents receiving public assistance cooperate with child support enforcement officials or risk losing benefits such as TANF and SNAP food stamps.
My life of insufficient funds: Why is admitting you’re on public assistance so painful?
I may not look like someone who came from poverty, but without welfare, my mother and I probably would have died
REQUEST FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE IDENTIFYING MULTIPLE FELONY ASSAULT SUSPECTS Reply with TIP from...
REQUEST FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE IDENTIFYING MULTIPLE FELONY ASSAULT SUSPECTS At approximately 11:12 PM on 1/21/17, officers were dispatched to an assault and battery in front of Logan's Bar in ...
New York seizes $20 million in lottery prizes from people on public assistance
In poorest neighborhoods, players have figured out a way around the enforcement.
Balancing paychecks and public assistance: How higher wages would strengthen what government can do
Higher hourly wages for low- and middle-wage workers, achievable through a variety of labor-market policies, would unambiguously generate savings in government safety-net and income-support programs—savings that could be used to strengthen and expand anti-poverty programs or make critical public investments to boost productivity and grow the economy.
How to apply for FEMA assistance
Hidalgo County residents affected by June floods can now apply for assistance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency.Residents who suffered damages from the June 20 and 21 storms are encouraged to register with FEMA by calling 800-621-3362. To regist
$20,000 Homebuyer Assistance Program
Forgivable Loans up to $20,000 for the Rehabilitation of City-Owned Homes The City of Milwaukee is committed to assisting homebuyers with the purchase and rehabilitation of City-owned foreclosed homes. If you are interested in home ownership you may want to consider the great opportunities available under the Homebuyer Assistance Program which is being offered as a part of Mayor Tom Barrett’s Strong Neighborhoods Plan.
How to Apply for WIFIA Assistance
City's Local Assistance Center Will Open Friday at 10 AM
LOS ANGELES — Mayor Eric Garcetti announced today that the City of Los Angeles will be opening its Local Assistance Center at the Mason Recreation Center on Friday morning, February 19th, at 10:00 A.M. The center will be run by the Los Angeles Emergency Management Department (EMD) which is leading recovery efforts for the Porter Ranch community now that the state has confirmed the leaking gas well at Aliso Canyon has been sealed.
New Jersey increases welfare cash assistance by 10 percent
It's been 31 years since the benefit under the Work First New Jersey program was last increased.
What Ben Carson got wrong about government assistance
It was a theme during his confirmation hearing. But research shows it's wrong.
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How Has HUD’s Controversial Rental Assistance Demonstration Affected Tenants?
The RAD program allows housing authorities to “convert” their units into project-based Section 8 assistance.
TANF 101: Policy Briefs on Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
TANF 101: Policy Briefs on Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Twenty years after welfare reform dominated the headlines, many people have little understanding of how Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, or TANF, has changed. TANF is both a program of cash assistance for poor families with children and a block grant that states can use to support a range of services for low-income families. TANF utilizes…
Tools, Strategies and Lessons Learned from EPA Green Infrastructure Technical Assistance Projects
This report summarizes results from EPA green infrastructure technical assistance projects. It describes solutions for real world challenges for stormwater management and climate change.