Financial Assistance and Employment Resources: NorthWest Arkansas Community College

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Financial Assistance and Employment Resources


The resources below can help students needing assistance with finance and employment. 


Unemployment Services Arkansas Department of Workforce Services - Provides job-related services to unemployed state residents. Some programs that go hand-in-hand with unemployment include assistance with education and expenses.


 Credit Counseling of Arkansas

  • Fayetteville
    1111 E Zion Rd
    Fayetteville, AR  72703
    479-521-8877

Helping Hands, Inc.

Life Source International

Northwest Arkansas 2-1-1 - A free telephone service that connects individuals in need to important community services in Northwest Arkansas.

  • 479-365-2147
  • 866-489-6983

Northwest Arkansas Food Bank

Samaritan Community Center


Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Stamps) - SNAP offers nutrition assistance to millions of eligible, low-income individuals and families. Arkansas State Hotline: 800-482-8988

  • Benton County DHS
    900 SE 13th Court
    Bentonville, AR  72712
    479-273-9011
  • Washington County DHS
    4044 Frontage Rd
    Fayetteville, AR  72703
    479-521-1270

United Way of Northwest Arkansas - Provide children and family a pathway out of poverty. 

100 Parkwood St.
Lowell, AR  72745
479-750-1221