Public Assistance

Public assistance is available to eligible individuals that meet a specified criteria in both Atlantic county. If you meet the requirements, you may be eligible to receive the following services: Food Stamps, Medicaid, Child Support, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and General Assistance (GA).

For more information about the public assistance services available in your county, please select the county in which you currently reside from the list below. has more than 1,000 federal government benefit programs  in housing, loan/loan repayments, child care, healthcare living assistance, social security pension, veteran benefits, scholarships and more.