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Programs that pay for or provide new or reconditioned refrigerators, freezers, stoves, irons and other essential equipment.

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Programs that pay for or provide new or secondhand sheets, blankets, pillowcases, bedspreads, curtains, towels and other similar household essentials.

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Programs that pay for or provide new or secondhand sofas, chairs, tables, beds, dressers and other necessary home furnishings.

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Household Goods Vouchers

Programs that supply coupons that can be exchanged in designated thrift shops or nonprofit organizations for furniture, appliances, bedding and other household items.

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Programs that pay for or provide new or secondhand dishes, utensils, food storage containers and other cookware.

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Programs that pay for or provide new or secondhand mattresses. Included are mattress liquidators.

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The above terms and definitions are part of the Taxonomy of Human Services, used here by permission of INFO LINE of Los Angeles.

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