Such programs may include health care services, food help, home repairs, care giver assistance, cash assistance and more.There are a number of programs – both state, federal, and local.
Truth be told, you likely won’t be getting mortgage payment help from the government, but you can qualify for counseling and foreclosure assistance.
There are also state and federal credit card hardship programs which will help restructure your credit card debt to manageable payments, and you can opt to work with medical billing advocates who will ensure medical billing is accurate and accountable (often, medical bills are not).
Research shows you can save between 10-30 percent through these services.
Our state assistance articles compile all the major state assistance programs for single mothers. Of the government assistance programs in the US, your best bet is the various STATE ASSISTANCE programs that exist.
You can find all manner of assistance from your state such as rent assistance, child care assistance, debt counseling, energy bill assistance, living assistance, medical assistance, dental assistance etc.
This is also called the Section 8 Housing Assistance Program.