Work First Family Assistance

Work First is about helping families achieve self-sufficiency; helping adults support themselves and provide for their children.  Work First promotes personal responsibility and employment.  To help families reach their self-sufficiency goals; Work First provides employment services, other supportive services, and time-limited cash assistance to families with children under age 18.  The family is referred to child support to help get additional financial support for the children.   A family must meet income and resource rules.