Temporary Assistance for Needy Families benefits (TANF)

BE-02-02-00-00

Definition
This category covers the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program, which provides time-limited assistance to families with children when the parents or guardians cannot provide for the family's basic needs. The category includes issues with applying for TANF benefits, eligibility requirements, getting emergency assistance, securing payments, dealing with time limits, and dealing with problems like termination, underpayment, due process, or otherwise.