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WV WORKS or Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

Food & cash benefits

Last updated on 12/19/2023 at 7:38 pm

What is WV WORKS?

Can I get WV WORKS?

How can I apply for WV WORKS?

What benefits will I get under WV WORKS?

How long do WV WORKS or TANF benefits last?

What is a TANF or WV WORKS "household"?

What are my rights in dealing with the Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) if I think they are not being fair?

I was turned down for WV WORKS. Is there anything I can do?

I don't want DHHR to try to collect child support reimbursement from my child’s other parent for benefits I receive because I am a victim of domestic violence and I am afraid. Is there anything I can do?

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