Work First Family Assistance in Jackson County, NC
Submit your application for Work First Family Assistance in Jackson County, NC, to receive temporary cash assistance. It’s an employment program available to households with children under the age of 18. This program assists with finding and maintaining employment while pursuing child support.
While the adult client completes the program's employment-related requirements, the family will receive a cash benefit and other services to help meet their needs. Parents or caregivers who meet the criteria and are currently employed but need support keeping their job can also receive services.
Benefits specifically for children are available to eligible non-parental relatives who look after minor children. Families with children who lack parental help at home will receive monetary benefits and additional services through the Work First Family Assistance program. Reach out to us with any questions.
The Jackson County Department of Social Services does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, sex (gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, national origin, religion, or political beliefs.