Resources to support families with financial needs.


Georgia offers many need-based services to families who are eligible. There's a central access point, COMPASS, to apply for these programs. Read about it below.

Programs Available via COMPASS

COMPASS is Georgia's platform to apply for need-based programs and services. You can apply for the following programs on COMPASS:

  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Programs (SNAP/Food Stamps)
  • Women, Infants, and Children Program (WIC)
  • Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)
  • Medicaid
  • Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
  • Children and Parent Services (CAPS)

Applying to the Programs Above

To apply and determine if you're eligible for the programs listed above, please visit COMPASS by clicking here.