More Details on

TANF

Purpose:

  • To provide assistance to needy families with children so that they can live in their own home or the homes of relatives

  • To end the dependency of needy parents on government benefits through work, job preparation, and marriage

  • To reduce the incidence of out-of-wedlock pregnancies

  • To promote the formation and maintenance of two-parent families

 

APPLYING

You can online

Online: http://www.myflorida.com/accessflorida/

 

Contact Info:

Florida Temporary Cash Assistance

General Information:

(866) 762-2237

 

State Office:

Department of Children and Families

1317 Winewood Boulevard Bldg. 1 Room 202

Tallahassee, FL 32399-0700

(850) 487-1111

 

Or find an ACCESS Service Center location near you: https://www.myflfamilies.com/service-programs/access/map.shtml

For more program details, visit: https://www.myflfamilies.com/service-programs/access/temporary-cash-assistance.shtml#moe

For an in-depth overview of the program and its requirements, visit: https://www.myflfamilies.com/service-programs/access/docs/TANF%20101%20final.pdf

Or visit: https://www.tanfprogram.com/florida-tanf-application-ta9