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|Additional DCFS Assistance Programs
|Family Independence Temporary Assistance Program (FITAP)
|provides financial aid for children in their own homes who are in need because they do not have sufficient financial support from parents.
|Kinship Care Subsidy Program (KCSP)
|KCSP provides cash assistance for each eligible child who resides with a qualified relative other than a parent.
|Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Employment and Training initiative (SNAP E&T)
|SNAP E&T offers SNAP recipients in Louisiana the opportunity to gain skills, training and work experience. The program is provided at no cost to SNAP recipients who participate.
|Other Assistance Programs
|The Office of Elderly Affairs (GOEA) provides services for Louisiana senior citizens.
|Medicaid provides medical benefits to low-income individuals and families.
|Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
|WIC is a Supplemental Nutrition Program that provides nutritious foods for women, infants, and children.