|The Biden-Harris Administration’s Student Debt Relief Plan Explained||https://studentaid.gov/debt-relief-announcement/one-time-cancellation On Aug. 24, 2022, the Biden-Harris Administration announced a Student Debt Relief Plan that includes one-time student loan debt relief targeted to low- and middle-income families. The U.S. Department of Education (ED) will provide up to $20,000 in debt relief to Federal Pell Grant recipients and up to $10,000 in debt relief to non-Pell Grant recipients. Borrowers with loans held by ED are eligible for this relief if their individual income is less than $125,000 (or $250,000 for households). More information available here.||09/21/2022||Community Resources, Education Resources, Financial Resources|
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|Washington Connection: Your Link to Services|
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|East Whatcom Regional Resource Center (EWRRC)|
For transportation to our shelter and warm up center please call 599-2823 and speak with the Fire Department.
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|Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)|
U.S. Department of Education
If you are employed by a U.S. federal, state, local, or tribal government or not-for-profit organization, you might be eligible for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.
The PSLF Program forgives the remaining balance on your Direct Loans after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments under a qualifying repayment plan while working full-time for a qualifying employer.
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|Goodwill job training and education programs||
Goodwill offers job training and education programs to people in the community, as well as help finding a job. All completely free.
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