Public Benefits

Information about Public Benefits.

Page updated on Apr 25, 2016 at 2:55 PM

Persons can apply for public assistance any day or any time from home or any place where a computer is available, such as the Department of Community and Human Services lobbies, libraries, recreational centers or a friend’s house.

Benefits available through CommonHelp include:

  • Cash Assistance
  • Child Care Services
  • Food Assistance
  • Medical Assistance
  • Energy Assistance (Fuel, Crisis or Cooling) 

The Career Center has computers dedicated to CommonHelp services. You may apply online here.