Financial Help For Those in Need

Many organizations have programs designed for those with specific needs, but it can be difficult to find information about these resources. We're here to lend a helping hand and point you in the right direction. Find information below that may help you find the financial assistance you need.
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Financial Help For Families With Special Needs Children

Estimates are that parents of disabled children need 17.8% more income a year to care for their child, and Autism Speaks estimated it can cost as much as $2.4 million to raise a child with ...
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Financial Help for Single Parents

Debt Help For Single Parents “Being a single parent,” Meg Lowrey writes, “is not a life full of struggles, but a journey for the strong.” Lowrey understands. She’s a single mother who has dedicated her ...
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I Can’t Pay My Bills: What to do & Where to Get Help

What to Do When You Can’t Pay Your Bills The coronavirus pandemic has been a stunning reminder to American consumers that anybody can get caught in a financial bind. Those who lost their jobs or ...
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Resources for COVID-19 Financial Help

Below you will find information about government programs and resources in response to the coronavirus pandemic as well as tips for when money is tight. This page will be updated as news releases. For Current ...

How to Survive a Government Shutdown

The 800,000 federal government employees out of work are facing the same question millions of financially-stressed Americans deal with every day: What now? What do I do about rent? How do I pay my utilities? ...
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I Need Help Paying My Electric Bill

Learn About Electric Bill Help Utilities might seem to be one of the more easily addressed debts on your list of monthly bills. It’s not difficult to adjust the heat and air conditioner settings to ...
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Debt Relief for Low Income Americans

About Financial Help for Families Debt is that extra weight you can’t seem to lose. Best-case scenario, it’s uncomfortable and you feel it everywhere you go. Worst case, the pounds of debt keep adding up ...
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Financial Assistance Programs & Grants for Black and African Americans

About Financial Help for Families Government and academic research show that African Americans are much more susceptible to falling into the deep debt trap than the White population. The main causes: hefty credit card balances, ...
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Financial Help for Disabled Persons

Financial Programs for the Disabled One in four Americans – 61 million adults — live with a disability and face disheartening financial problems because of it. This page contains information on many state and federal ...
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Finding Financial Help for Domestic Violence Victims

Domestic violence, as experts are learning and victims have known for a long time, goes way beyond simply “violence.” It also goes way beyond the statistics that estimate about 10 million people in the U.S. ...
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Financial Help & Resources for Foster Youth “Aging Out”

It’s your 18th birthday, but instead of getting presents and cake, you’re told to pack your bags and get out of the house. As depressing as that sounds, that is the reality for 23,000 kids who ...
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Medicaid: How to Qualify, How to Enroll, and What it Covers

If you are going through a financial crisis and have growing problems with debt or your income has been reduced (through the loss of a job or a cutback in hours), the last thing you ...
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SNAP Benefits: How to Qualify, Apply and How Much to Expect

The March 2021 American Rescue Plan expanded the generosity and loosened the requirements of the SNAP program to help food-insecure Americans get through the COVID-19 pandemic. SNAP, which provides money for food monthly to low-income ...
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Financial Help for Senior Citizens

About Senior Citizens Debt Relief Where have the years gone? Nearly every 60-something person has wondered and worried about the passage of time. One minute, you’re starting a career and family, then seemingly in the ...
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Financial Help for Widows

About Debt Help for Widows Losing a spouse can turn your life upside down. Aside from grief, a major challenge is loss of income. There are many places widows can find financial help – government ...

Free Personal Finance Workshops At Goodwill

InCharge is proud to offer a series of free financial literacy workshops at Goodwill Industries of Central Florida. Workshop Locations Orlando Job Connection Center 3911 East Colonial Drive, Orlando, FL 32803 Call (407) 872-0770 to enroll October 19: Understanding ...