Updated 10/1/21: All households that receive SNAP benefits will get an extra monthly payment through December to help them buy food during the pandemic.
The Child Tax Credit (CTC) was expanded for 2021 to help people through the COVID-19 pandemic and address child poverty.
Answers to frequently asked questions about the first two stimulus payments from the federal government to help people through the COVID-19 pandemic.
PA Dept. of Human Services (DHS) is paying retroactive emergency allotments to SNAP households who were denied them from September 2020 to March 2021.
Even if you don’t normally file taxes, you should file for a stimulus payment right away. You could get money from the IRS even if you don’t have earnings!
Pres. Biden’s $1.9 trillion aid package will deliver financial assistance to those in need. Here’s an explainer of the direct relief it contains.
Get answers to frequently asked questions about P-EBT — aid for PA families eligible for free or reduced-price school meals.
Here are answers to frequently asked questions about the stimulus payments Congress authorized in its December 2020 COVID relief package.
The package contains powerful public policies to help suffering American households, but pervasive hunger and poverty will likely continue.
What can people waiting for unemployment benefits, or who aren’t eligible for them, do to pay their bills? There are options.