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Health and Human Services Continue Despite Gov't Shutdown

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From the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services:

A short-term shutdown of the Federal Government will not affect the public assistance programs provided by the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services.

Nevada is prepared to continue to fund public assistance programs with uninterrupted payments for several weeks to include Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP formerly known as food stamps), Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF also known as cash assistance), Women, Infant and Children (WIC) food program, Medicaid provider claims processing, Child Care payments, Energy Assistance, and Child Support payments.

From the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services

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