New Website for Government Assistance

Posted on April 21, 2006

24-Hour Resource for Citizens

It?s fast. It?s easy. It?s open 24 hours. connects people in need to government assistance programs. ( is the official benefits web site of the U.S. government. The site provides citizens with a central location to find more than 1,000 federal and state benefit programs that meet their needs. The Web site includes information for disasters or other emergencies, employment services, small-business loans and more. Please share this information with your staff and volunteers, and most importantly, the people you serve. To help us spread awareness about this resource, please consider adding a link to from your Web site, and distributing posters and brochures. Ordering free
materials is simple.

Send an email to and include:
Your name
Shipping address
Quantity of FREE materials

Brochures come in packages of 50 (English and Spanish)
Posters are available individually (English and Spanish)

If you have any questions about, please feel free to contact me at 202-693-4219 or

Thank you,
Curtis Turner
GovBenefits Program Manager
U.S. Department of Labor

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