Cash Assistance Programs

Legal Information

  • Telephone Assistance Program - Lifeline

    Lifeline is a program that provides reduced telephone costs to customers of qualified telephone services. It is available to recipients of General Assistance (GA), Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Federal Public Housing Assistance, Medical Assistance, Food Stamps or the National School Free Lunch Program. Content Detail

    Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
  • Young Parents and Welfare Benefits

    Fact sheet from the Youth Justice Project providing information about the types of benefits that might be available to young parents and pregnant teens. Content Detail

    Youth Justice Project