Through the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program, families and individuals can receive cash assistance to help them achieve financial independence. To qualify for this cash aid, you need to meet the income and residency requirements in your state, as each state has its own TANF program. Then, you can apply online, in person or via other available methods to your state’s Department of Human Services or equivalent. Our free guide provides further details on the TANF program, including how to apply for benefits. Find more information by downloading it today.