Financial Assistance/ Temporary Cash Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

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| Author: DC Department of Human Services

Temporary Cash Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) provides cash assistance to needy families with dependent children when available resources do not fully address the family's needs and while preparing program participants for independence through work. This website explains program requirements and links to the application for benefits.

Audience:
Families
Topic:
Family Supports
Grade Levels:
Prenatal
Infant (birth-18 mo.)
Toddler (18-24 mo.)
Preschooler (2-4 yr.)
School-age (5-8 yr.)

Temporary Cash Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) provides cash assistance to needy families with dependent children when available resources do not fully address the family's needs and while preparing program participants for independence through work. This website explains program requirements and links to the application for benefits.

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