Arkansas TANF

This page provides information about the TANF Arkansas program. If you need to apply for TANF, or get the status of your application, then contact the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services listed below. They can assist you with questions or issues about the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program. To find out how to apply, Arkansas TANF eligibility requirements. You can view their site online at

The primary goal for TANF in Arkansas is to provide families in need with a combination of financial assistance and work opportunities so that they can eventually become independent. The monthly cash payments TANF provides are there to help families pay for things like food, utilities, clothing, phone, housing, furniture, transportation, laundry, supplies for the home and some medical supplies that are not paid for by Medicaid along with other basic needs. You can contact the Department of Workforce Services below to find out more information about what the program has to offer.

  • TANF Program Location

    Arkansas Transitional Employment Assistance
    #2 Capitol Mall
    Little Rock, AR 72201

  • TANF Phone Number

    The phone number to call the Arkansas TANF program is 855-225-4440.

  • TANF Online

    To view the website for Arkansas TANF online, click here.

Arkansas Department of Workforce Services Location