Are you looking for help paying for child care? Buying groceries or diapers? Find out about assistance programs offered in your area.

This section identifies resources at the state and local level, and the links will take you to websites outside of ChildCare.gov.

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • 800-948-3050 (for customer service)
Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
  • 800-338-6747
Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP formerly Food Stamps)
  • 800-948-3050 (for customer service)
Low Income Energy Assistance Program
  • 800-421-0762
  • 601-359-4768
Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) – Child Nutrition
  • 601-576-5000