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Know the Facts about "Public Charge"

As of March 9, 2021, Trump’s discriminatory, expanded Public Charge rule is permanently BLOCKED, and is no longer in effect anywhere in the United States. Now, immigrants can safely get public benefits that support their health, nutrition, and housing without fear of impact on their immigration status.

Job Opportunities and Basic Skills (JOBS) Program

Information about the Job Opportunities and Basic Skills (JOBS) Program for people receiving TANF benefits.

JOBS Support Service Payments from DHS

Information about JOBS Support Service payments - which are supplemental payments to cover costs that will help families find or retain a job.

Temporary Assistance for Domestic Violence Survivors (TA-DVS)

Information about funds that might be available through the Oregon DHS TA-DVS program for domestic violence survivors if needed for safety. These funds may also be available for domestic or sexual assault survivors or stalking survivors.

Oregon Disaster Legal Services

Resources, information and legal help for Oregon disaster survivors.

Oregon Public Benefits Information & Hotline

The Oregon Public Benefits Hotline 1(800) 520-5292, provides legal advice and representation to low income people living in Oregon who are having problems with government benefits.

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

Information about eligibilty for TANF benefits based on the continued absence of one or both parents.

Temporary Assistance for Domestic Violence Survivors (TA-DVS)

Information about funds that might be available through the Oregon DHS TA-DVS program for domestic violence survivors if needed for safety. These funds may also be available for domestic or sexual assault survivors or stalking survivors.

Verification (Proof)

Whenever you apply for public assistance (such as SNAP benefits, TANF, etc.), DHS or the DSO will ask you for verification. What is verification? Find out here.

Self Advocacy - How to Get Through the Maze of Welfare

This pamphlet gives helpful tips for dealing with all Oregon welfare programs.

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