Economic Services Welfare Transition
In the Intensive program, you will receive a cash stipend and food stamps for participating in activities designed to improve your work skills. These activities may include education, training and work experience.
Andministers the TANF Program. Temporary Assistance for Needy Families. In Florida, the TANF work program is called the Welfare Transition program.
In order to receive temporary cash assistance (TCA), participants must register for work and participate in assigned work activities. Eligibility for TCA requires that the family assistance group must include a minor child(ren) living in the home (child under 18 years of age or under 19 years of age.
A Cash Assistance Severance Benefit payment is available to temporary cash assistance (TCA) recipients who meet specific criteria and choose to receive a one-time lump-sum payment of $1,000 in lieu of on-going TCA. The cash assistance severance benefit program is an alternative to receiving TCA
County: Okaloosa County