Help for Difficult Financial Times

Help for Difficult Financial Times

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Unemployment, Jobs, and Training

Get help with your job search and supporting yourself and your family if you've lost your job.

Family Support

Find out how to qualify for the programs that can help meet your family’s basic needs.


Learn what you can do to help you stay in your home or find a temporary place to live.

Health Care and Insurance

Learn how to get the medical care you and your family need, even if you don’t have insurance.

Debt and Credit

Get help keeping up with your bills, fixing credit problems, and digging out of debt.