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Benefit Details
Wyoming Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Managing Agency Wyoming http://wyoming.gov/

Program Description

The Wyoming Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program provides financial assistance to keep children in their homes while the family is temporarily unable to support themselves. While receiving assistance, parents or caretaker relatives work on an employment plan to become self-supporting.

General Program Requirements

In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of Wyoming, responsible for a child under 18 years of age, a U.S. national, citizen, legal alien, or permanent resident, have low or very low income, and be either under-employed (working for very low wages), unemployed or about to become unemployed.

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this benefit.

Application Process

To apply for this program, please contact the local administering agency near you:
http://dfsweb.state.wy.us/economic-assistance/tanf/index.html

Program Contact Information

Or phone Annette Jones of Economic Assistance: 307-777-5846