Benefits is a payment or gift, as one made to help someone or given by an employer, an insurance company, or the the government.
Benefits can come in various ways depending on the current situation the benefactors find themselves or the available type of benefits the company or government is willing to offer. Some NGO's offer some kinds of benefits too. Below are a list of types of benefits offered by the ministry of labor, courtesy of the United States Government.
Benefits offered by the United States ministry of labor can be categorised into 16 groups, namely;
- Disaster Relief
- Health Care and Medical Assistance
- Family & Children Services
- Agricultural & Environmental sustainability
- American-Indian & Alaska Native
- Education & Training
- Employment & Career Development
- Food & Nutrition
- Housing & Public Utilities
- Immigration & Refugee Assistance
- Social Security & Retirements
- Volunteer Opportunities
If you are in a declared disaster area and have experienced damage to your business, you may be eligible
for financial assistance from the Small Business Administration (SBA). Businesses of any size and most
private nonprofit organisations may apply to the SBA for a loan to recover after a disaster.
In order to qualify for this benefit program, your business or private non-profit organization must have sustained physical damage and be located in a disaster declared county.
Below are the terms to be considered before applying for a disaster benefit
Max Loan Length
3 or 30 years
Max Loan Amount
Max Loan Length
You can apply for disaster relief by clicking the link only if you qualify for this kind of benefit.
HEALTH CARE AND MEDICAL ASSISTANCE
Currently there are seven sub-categories under health care and medical assistance. Applicants for this type of benefit should navigate to the exact category below for eligibility and application.
The sub-categories under health care and medicare assistance are;
Medicaid & Medicare
Medicare and social security
Counsel and counselling
Click here to access any of the aforementioned benefits.
This categories can be broken down to four (4) sub categories;
- Tax assistance
- Living assistance
- Loan repayment
This category can be divided into six (6) sub categories;
The Federal governments doesn't give grants to individuals rather they give grants to states, universities and other organisations.
Education & Research
FAMILY AND CHILDREN SERVICES
This category can be divided into three (3) sub categories;
Child care & child support
Death & survivor
Early childhood services