Other Public Benefits

Need help paying your bills? Find out about programs that can provide cash, food, housing, medical care, child care, energy assistance, and more. Wonder if your kids have to change schools because you’re homeless? This article gives information for people with –or without– kids, veterans, those...
The Supplemental Nutrition Assitance Program (SNAP), formerly known as the Food Stamp Program, is a nutrition program that helps low-income individuals and families buy food.
This benefits survey will help you determine if you could get help to pay for things like food, health insurance, and child care.
The ABC Calculator was created to help people in Connecticut find out what State and Federal programs they may be eligible for. You will anonymously answer a few questions about yourself and anyone who lives with you. Then the ABC...
See also: The 2016 Federal Poverty Guidelines
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Operation Fuel provides assistance to Connecticut residents to help them cover their energy costs.Bookmark this link and check it often to get the latest information about Operation Fuel program updates.
Use this web site to find open Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) waiting lists throughout Connecticut. You can also sign up to get notices about open waiting lists in Connecticut.
Use this page to estimate your Social Security benefits.
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