Federal stimulus checks still available: Deadline to apply is Nov. 21
- If you get assistance through programs like Medicaid, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) or Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), you are likely eligible – even if you didn’t file federal taxes in 2018 or 2019. You may sign up and complete the form in English or Spanish by visiting gov/EIP.
- The “Public Charge Rule” does not apply to EIP. Receiving it will not impact your immigration status.
- Local help is available for free or low cost through Metropolitan Family Service (MFS) at 503-966-7942 or CASH Oregon. The 211Info hotline also can assist by calling 211, emailing [email protected], or texting your ZIP code to 898211