10 Federal Poverty Programs to Know

10 Federal Poverty Programs to Know

Note: For additional information, click the number in parenthesis following each tip.

  1. Food Stamps (63, 64, 65, 66, 68)
  2. Medicaid (63, 65, 66)
  3. Medicare (66, 68)
  4. Earned Income Tax Credit (64, 65, 69)
  5. Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (welfare) (63, 65)
  6. Head Start (65)
  7. State Children’s Health Insurance Program (65, 68)
  8. Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program (66, 70)
  9. Section 8 and other housing programs (64, 68)
  10. Peachcare program (Georgia) (69)