Economic Assistance

In addition to the many benefits available through DCF, the resources listed below can help you meet your families' basic needs.

Community Action Agencies

Help lower-income Vermonters meet their basic needs and become self-sufficient through employment.

Internet Essentials

Affordable service for households who are in areas with Comcast Internet service and meet other criteria.

Vermont 2-1-1

Find  government programs, community-based organizations, support groups, and other resources.

Vermont Foodbank

Food shelves and meal sites across Vermont families in need.

Vermont State Housing Authority

Critical housing assistance for Vermont families in need.

Women, Infants, and Children Nutrition Program (WIC)

Helps pregnant women, new mothers, and young children to eat well, learn about nutrition, and stay healthy.