Find out if you are eligible for government benefits by filling out a survey with questions about where you live, your employment status, your income, your health, etc.
|Website||USA.gov's National Contact Center at 1-800-FED-INFO (1-800-333-4636), Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.|
|Centers for Disease Control and Prevention||
This site covers a wide range of health topics from disease outbreaks to preventative measures and healthy living.
|Website||800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636); TTY: 888-232-6348|
|Federal Government Forms||
A listing of government forms and applications, alphabetical by agency name. Also included at the top of the page are the most requested forms.
Resources for finding a job and training opportunities, along with federal job listings.
|Federal Services A-Z||
An alphabetical directory of all the USA federal services.
Download tax forms, determine how to file forms online and where to send paper forms, check on your refund status, and more.
|Website||Telephone Assistance for Individuals: Toll-Free, 1-800-829-1040; Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. your local time (Alaska & Hawaii follow Pacific Time).|
|Health Insurance - Affordable Care Act||
Nicknamed "Obamacare." Click through a series of questions about your age, employment status, etc. to find out what type of insurance you qualify for. The Health Insurance Marketplace offers eligibility information and plan options for individuals, families, and small businesses.
|Website||1-800-318-2596 ; TTY: 1-855-889-4325|
|Identity Theft and Fraud||
Discover tips for keeping personal information safe, and learn how to report identity theft or fraud should it happen to you.
Apply for a passport, renew a passport, change passport information, and report a stolen passport.
Search by zip code for the nearest facility: http://iafdb.travel.state.gov/
|Website||1-877-487-2778; 1-888-874-7793 (TDD/TTY)|
The federal source for obtaining patents and trademarks. Search for existing patents and trademarks and learn how to proceed with the patent or trademark process.
|Website||1-800-786-9199 (toll-free); 800-877-8339 (TTY)|
Look for recent product recalls and search recalls by item name. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration also publishes a list of food and drug recalls.
From the U.S. Department of Education, Federal Student Aid: Find out if you qualify for grants, scholarships, or student aid. Apply for, manage, and repay loans.
|Website||Federal Student Aid Information Center (FSAIC): 1-800-4-FED-AID (1-800-433-3243); TTY (for the hearing impaired): 1-800-730-8913; Locations without access to 800 numbers: 319-337-5665|
|U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services||
Access forms to apply for citizenship, apply for a green card, help a relative immigrate, and more.
|Website||Toll-free 1-800-375-5283; 1-800-767-1833 (TDD for the hearing impaired)|
|U.S. Department of Labor||
Find information about work-related topics, including :
|U.S. Health and Human Services||
This site covers topics such as mental health, flu prevention, and bullying. It covers disease and prevention as well.
|Website||Toll Free: 1-877-696-6775|
|U.S. Office of Disability||
Topics covered include education, employment, housing, health, and transportation for people with disabilities. Find information and apply for benefits.
|U.S. Social Security Administration||
Access forms, check application status, and manage an online account.
|Website||Toll-free 1-800-772-1213; TTY 1-800-325-0778|
|U.S. Veterans Affairs||
Information and services for veterans, including health care options, financial assistance, and burial benefits.
Obtain a visitor visa to travel abroad and find information for visitors to the U.S.
|Website||Visa Services, Public Inquiries Division at 202-485-7600; National Visa Center (Immigrant visa inquiries, including assistance regarding the new DS-260 Online Immigrant Visa Application) call: 603-334-0700 (7:00 am EST to 12:00 pm EST)|
Learn how to replace or request a copy of a vital record (birth certificate, passport, etc.).
|Vital Records by State||
Look up the procedure for obtaining vital records state-by-state.
|Website||1-866-649-8726 (for NJ, all other states listed as well)|