Financial Benefits Navigation

This service is part of the Financial and Housing Recovery Center (FHRC)

Completing an application for unemployment or other benefits can be complicated and confusing.

Financial Benefits Navigators can help address any questions you have as you are completing applications for benefit such as unemployment, TANF, SNAP food stamps, Medicaid, utility assistance, etc."

Online Form

Step 1.What You Need to Know

Assistance is available via telephone and email to protect resident safety during the COVID-19 crisis. In-person appointments are also available as needed.

Step 2.How it Works

Enter your contact information and check all of the areas you would like help with such as:

  • Review my finances
  • Help applying for unemployment, Medicaid, TANF or other benefits
  • Set a plan to get out of debt
  • Negotiate with bill collectors
  • Establish credit
  • Repair my credit
  • Review my credit report
  • Learn which bank accounts are the best option
  • Save for a car or house
  • Save for college/training
  • Save for retirement
  • Manage my money
  • Increase income: GED/Job

Step 4.What Happens Next

A Financial Empowerment Center representative will contact you to schedule an appointment.

Phone

Step 1.What You Need to Know

Assistance is available via telephone and email to protect resident safety during the COVID-19 crisis. In-person appointments are also available as needed.

Step 2.How it Works

A Financial Empowerment Center representative will ask you for your contact information and all of the areas you would like help with such as:

  • Review my finances
  • Help applying for unemployment, Medicaid, TANF or other benefits
  • Set a plan to get out of debt
  • Negotiate with bill collectors
  • Establish credit
  • Repair my credit
  • Review my credit report
  • Learn which bank accounts are the best option
  • Save for a car or house
  • Save for college/training
  • Save for retirement
  • Manage my money
  • Increase income: GED/Job

Step 3.Request an Appointment

210.206.5372

Request an Appointment with a Financial Counselor

Step 4.What Happens Next

A Financial Empowerment Center representative will contact you to schedule an appointment.