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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Springfield, MA

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Food stamps, now called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), began in the United States in the late 1930's to help people buy and eat nutritious food, be stronger, and make up a more productive society. In 1971, the Food Stamp Progra...
Head Start is a Federal program that promotes the school readiness of children from birth to age five from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development. Head Start programs provide a learning environment that su...
The Massachusetts Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) (Fuel Assistance) provides eligible households with help in paying winter heating bills. The program pays benefits of fixed amounts based on household income. An additional benefit ...
There are some basic rules for getting MassHealth under the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Even if you or your family already have health insurance, you may be eligible if your family's income is low or medium and you are a child under a...
Massachusetts Medicaid (MassHealth) pays for health care for certain low and medium income people living in Massachusetts. MassHealth offers health-care benefits directly or by paying part or all of your health-insurance premiums. MassHealth offers d...
The School Breakfast Program provides funding that makes it possible for schools to offer a nutritious breakfast to students each day. Schools receive Federal funds for each breakfast served, provided that the meal meets established nutrition standar...
The Special Milk Program (SMP) provides milk to children in schools and childcare institutions that do not participate in other Federal child nutrition meal service programs. The program reimburses schools for the milk they serve. Schools in the N...
The WIC Program provides supplemental foods, nutrition education and referrals to health care, at no cost, to low-income pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are determined to be at nutritional risk. To ...
The Massachusetts Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was created to serve nutritious meals to children when National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program meals are not available. To ensure all Massachusetts children receive proper nutrition thro...
The Massachusetts Transitional Aid to Families with Dependent Children Program provides temporary cash assistance and supportive services to children, individuals, and their families. Every person has the right, and is afforded the opportunity, to ap...
Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet Massachusetts' eligibility requirements....
The Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) for low-income households includes the installation of weather stripping, caulking, storm windows, insulation, and other materials as well as burner testing, tune-up, and minor repairs. Funds are provided b...

Other Help & Aid Resources in Springfield, MA

Springfield, MA welfare resources are available through different outlets. Find the nearest location and make contact with a community outreach center today.

Academic Athletics Arts Association‎

622 State St, Springfield, MA

(413) 781-3150

Alzheimer's Disease Association‎

264 Cottage St, Springfield, MA

(413) 787-1113

Anti-Displacement Project‎

130 Union St, Springfield, MA

(413) 739-7233

Association For Community Living‎

1 Carando Dr # 2, Springfield, MA

(413) 732-0531

Baystate Medical Center: Social Services‎

1040 Main St, Spfld, MA

(413) 794-3264

Behavioral Health Network Inc‎

417 Liberty St, Springfield, MA

(413) 747-0705

Between Family & Friends‎

120 Maple St # 300, Springfield, MA

(413) 747-8236

Boat People Sos Inc‎

85 Oakland St, Springfield, MA

(413) 846-6300

Cancer House of Hope‎

946 Plumtree Rd, Springfield, MA

(413) 782-5500

Center For Youth & Family‎

1566 Allen St, Springfield, MA

(413) 782-7704

Child & Family Services of Pioneer‎

140 High St, Springfield, MA

(413) 739-3954

Children's Study Home‎

44 Sherman St, Springfield, MA

(413) 739-5626

Commonwealth of Mass: Social Services Dept‎

140 High St # 4, Springfield, MA

(413) 452-3200

Community Services Institute‎

1695 Main St # 400, Springfield, MA

(413) 739-5572

Community Survival Center‎

240 Main St, Indian Orchard, MA

(413) 543-3930

Corp For Public Management‎

2460 Main St, Springfield, MA

(413) 214-7330

Downey Side‎

999 Liberty St, Springfield, MA

(413) 781-2123

East Springfield Neighborhood‎

25 State St, Springfield, MA

(413) 733-0390

Family Support Programs‎

200 Birnie Ave, Springfield, MA

(413) 733-7699

Female Offender Program/YWCA‎

1 Clough St, Springfield, MA

(413) 732-3121

Friends of the Homeless Inc‎

769 Worthington St, Springfield, MA

(413) 732-3069

Girl Scouts of Pioneer Valley‎

40 Harkness Ave, East Longmeadow, MA

(413) 525-4124


1201 Parker St, Springfield, MA

(413) 796-7150

Gray House‎

22 Sheldon St, Springfield, MA

(413) 734-6696

Greater Springfield Senior Services‎

66 Industry Ave # B, Springfield, MA

(413) 781-8800