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Government programs that offer assistance to single mothers include the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program; the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program; the Women, Infants and Children program; and the Chi... More »

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One way for single mothers to find assistance is to call 211 and talk to referral specialists who can recommend legitimate organizations in a particular area. 211 puts callers in touch with various helpful organizations ... More »

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Homeless single mothers may benefit from housing assistance from not-for-profit organizations, such as Bridge of Hope and the YWCA, while low-income single mothers can take advantage of government housing programs for lo... More »

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