Tag: Help

Free Money in Your Pocket

The IRS will give you money back (maybe thousands) if you qualify for Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) or the Child Tax Credit (CTC). EITC or the CTC is not considered as income and should not affect benefits like welfare (TANF), food stamps, SSI, Medicaid, CHIP, foster care, adoption assistance, or public housing. Even if…
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Disaster Distress Helpline

If you or someone you know has been affected by a disaster and needs immediate assistance, please call this toll-free number for information, support, and counseling. You will be connected to the nearest crisis center.   Disaster Distress Helpline 1-800-985-5990 or Text TalkWithUs to 66746          TTY  – 1-800-846-8517 Stress, anxiety, and other depression-like symptoms are…
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WV Safe Schools Helpline

Is your child being harassed by a student or teacher? Is your friend planning on taking a gun to school? Is your child’s teacher under the influence of alcohol? Do you know a student who is selling drugs at school? If so then you need to call 1-866-SAFEWVA  (1-866-723-3982) The Safe School Helpline is a…
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iCanConnect WV – assistance for Deaf and Blind

West Virginia Assistive Technology Systems (WVATS) and West Virginia SenseAbilities are pleased to announce the establishment of iCanConnect West Virginia, a program established by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to distribute a wide array of assistive technology to people with combined hearing and vision loss who require special equipment to make a phone call, send…
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