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A woman and man serving guests at a food kitchen

At times, individuals and families may find themselves unable to meet their most basic needs of sufficient food and safe shelter. Being without reliable transportation, trusted health care and dependable child care, can make keeping a job a daily challenge. And being unemployed or under-employed can make life extremely difficult.

Having basic needs met is the foundation for a better quality of life.

This section provides information and resources to help.