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I have had a heart attack and will be off work at least 6

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I have had a heart attack and will be off work at least 6 weeks. I work a minimum wage job which is my only income and have no benefits. Is there some type of temp help I can receive?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Ray replied 1 year ago.

Hi and welcome to JA. I am Ray and will be the expert helping you today.

You can file for food stamps here called SNAP and medicaid.You may also qualify for TANF.Thats a cash payment to you as well.

Reference to TANF--Temporary Assistance for Needy Families.

I would apply for all of them here to help you through this time.I am so sorry you are having to go through this.

TANF

http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/dfs/ss/tanf.htm

SNAP

http://www.dss.virginia.gov/benefit/snap.cgi

Medicaid

https://www.dss.virginia.gov/benefit/medical_assistance/forms.cgi

You can try all of these to get you income and benefits during this time.I wish you the best here.Thanks again.