This page provides information about the TANF Oregon program. If you need to apply for TANF, or get the status of your application, then contact the Oregon Department of Human 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, Oregon TANF eligibility requirements. You can view their site online at http://www.oregon.gov/dhs/assistance/pages/cash/tanf.aspx
The primary goal for TANF in Oregon 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 Human Services below to find out more information about what the program has to offer.
TANF Program Location
Oregon Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
500 Summer Street NE
Salem, OR 97301
TANF Phone Number
The phone number to call the Oregon TANF program is 503-945-5600 or 503-945-5944.
To view the website for Oregon TANF online, click here.