Credit card or medical debt
Free Credit Counseling
Several non-profit agencies can help individuals with a number of financial assistance programs, budgeting, and credit services. Non-profit credit counselors can help individuals get out of debt, repair credit scores, provide bankruptcy advice, and even offer free foreclosure counseling.
Assistance with Medical Debt Collectors and Charity Health Care
The state of California has created laws that protect patients from aggressive and illegal debt collection efforts. The state also ensure that families and individuals get access to free medical care.
California Mortgage Help and Foreclosure Aid
California also has an assistance program that can help prevent a foreclosure. Resources can allow people to get help with their mortgage.
Debt Reduction and Credit Counseling
A number of organizations, most of which are non-profit, can help California consumers get back on track with paying off debts and outstanding bills.
Cash aid programs are for low income families that can help them meet their basic needs. It will also provide employment, child care, work expenses, counseling, education, and training programs to help families get jobs and move towards self-sufficiency. 916-651-8848
Food Stamp Program, Women Infants and Children (WIC), and the Emergency Food Assistance Program (EFAP) can help lower income people buy the food they need for good health and nutrition, provides emergency food supplies to low-income individuals and households, and help pregnant mothers and newborn kids.