There are several public benefits programs available to people who are homeless, including:
SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program): This program provides financial assistance to help low-income people buy food.
TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families): This program provides financial assistance to low-income families with children.
Medicaid: This program provides health insurance to low-income individuals and families.
SSI (Supplemental Security Income): This program provides financial assistance to low-income seniors, people with disabilities, and people who are blind.
To find out more about these and other public benefits programs, you can contact your local Department of Health and Human Services or Department of Social Services, or search online resources such as Benefits.gov.