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Well how can i get walfare

well i went to try to get on walfare like three times and they denied so what should i do next?

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juanita31

Asked by juanita31 at 5:19 PM on Mar. 31, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • if you dont qualify then you dont qualify. if you really need assistance the people at DSHS should be able to point you in the right direction as to where to go next
    ElsaSalsaaa

    Answer by ElsaSalsaaa at 5:21 PM on Mar. 31, 2011

  • Depends on why they denied you. You may not qualify. You might make too much income. You need to go to the office and ask why.
    meandrphoto

    Answer by meandrphoto at 5:21 PM on Mar. 31, 2011

  • It's called "welfare".
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:28 PM on Mar. 31, 2011

  • anonymous 7 you is on welfare chick
    juanita31

    Comment by juanita31 (original poster) at 5:31 PM on Mar. 31, 2011

  • there should be a number on the paper work they mailed you I would call and follow the prompts you should get a live person who will be able to tell you why exactly you were denied
    kylansmommy09

    Answer by kylansmommy09 at 5:31 PM on Mar. 31, 2011

  • I find it funny you're trying to insult someone using the term "welfare" when you are asking about getting some!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:32 PM on Mar. 31, 2011

  • where do u live ? and what was there reason ?
    frances693

    Answer by frances693 at 5:48 PM on Mar. 31, 2011

  • I would plan on adjusting your budget to fit your needs. If you didn' t qualify, start cutting back on things you do not need and start a utility bill budget and begin meal planning. Do you work? Maybe ask for more hours or look at a second job.
    khedy

    Answer by khedy at 5:50 PM on Mar. 31, 2011

  • You could get a job, or find a better job, AND learn to do without and learn to live within your means. That means generic things not name brand. Do without soda pop, cigarettes and or beer. No mani pedi's, no hair color. Turn off the lights if they dont have to be on to save on electric bills, dont drive unless it's absolutely necessary to save on gas. Take a lunch to work instead of buying fast food. There are SOO many ways to save $$.
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 5:59 PM on Mar. 31, 2011

  • we are military and make a good amount of money, and e qualify for FoodStamps.... but we have 5 kids! IDK we only get it when we need it, then we cut it off! We live very good and have a great income but we qualify, so I dont know how you wouldnt!
    JoLee12345

    Answer by JoLee12345 at 8:02 AM on Apr. 1, 2011

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