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Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

EITC, Earned Income Tax Credit, is a benefit for working people who have low to moderate income. It reduces the amount of tax you owe and may also give you a refund. EITC is also called EIC or Earned Income Credit.



Career One Stop is sponsored by the US Dept. of Labor and provides one homepage for government-sponsored training and employment opportunities.

America’s Service Locator


Find workforce services in your neighborhood or across the country

Debt Reduction Services


Debt Reduction Services is a non profit "full service" debt management and credit counseling service organization that has helped thousands of consumers since our inception in 1996.

HUD PHA Contact Page

Provides a comprehensive state-by-state directory of all public housing authorities in the US

Provides assistance for single mothers

Women’s Shelters

Information about temporary housing geared towards women by state

Mortgage Relief Project

(877) 297-1177

Foreclosure relief and legal consultation

Directory of homeless shelters organized by state and city

Nationwide directory of affordable and subsidized housing

Making Home Affordable

Joint program between the Dept of the Treasury and HUD to provides help and resources to homeowners

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

(202) 401-9351

The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) helps keep families safe and healthy through initiatives that assist families with energy costs

Housing: Non-emergency

(202) 708-1112

Housing choice vouchers: housing options

Find Your Local Public Housing Agency (PHA)

(800) 955-2232

Provides information based on state of residence.

Salvation Army

Housing and homelessness services

Heidi Kronenberg


Food justice and empowerment in the Bronx.

Illinois Housing Search

Provides detailed information about rental properties and helps people find housing to best fit their needs. Property managers can list their property at no cost.

Illinois Home Weatherization Assistance Program (IHWAP)

Helps low income residents save fuel and money, while increasing the comfort of their homes

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