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If it's not one thing going wrong it's another

FML (fuck my life).

If it’s not one thing going wrong, it’s another. Because the cash assistance I get is bused on where I live, it looks like DHS have stopped it due to a pending change in living situation. 233 more words

Transgender & Mental Health Issues

Two pieces of great news!

It seems that this shitty year is ending on a positive note, for me at least.

The first piece of GREAT news is that the attorney that handled my legal name and gender change received a letter from USCIS for me to attend their location in Buffalo for fingerprinting on January 9. 296 more words

Transgender & Mental Health Issues

And it ended with a panic attack

Therapy was another Becca venting session. We discussed how aggrieved I still feel with regard to the way my former (and only) friends here in Rochester treated me I think I just needed to get it off my chest, but I won’t be able to let go of my anger until I’m out of this mess and feeling safe again. 240 more words

Transgender & Mental Health Issues

Cash not stuff: humanitarian assistance of the future?

Header: Cash Atlas

The logic of providing cash assistance instead of stuff is pretty simple: it’s more efficient and more effective; it’s more accountable; and it allows recipients some sort of agency. 1,576 more words

Articles And Resources Of Interest

How Ukraine and Donbass appreciate the deeds of veterans -- yearly cash assistance payments in contrast

From Fort Russ

Translated by Ollie Richardson for Fort Russ

4th May, 2016



Donbass, which today is the subject of a humanitarian, financial and transport blockade by the Ukrainian authorities, as well as being constantly shelled and destroyed, has already paid a one-time cash assistance to veterans for Victory Day, but the Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman is still looking for reserves. 625 more words

Like It Or Not, Welfare Encourages People To Work

I am on welfare.  I get cash assistance, food stamps, and medicaid.  My housing and utilities are subsidized.  My child care is, too.  The state is even paying for my schooling.   147 more words