Helping Hands for Freedom is a national non-profit dedicated to supporting military children and families facing injury, loss and deployment.
HHFF aims to improve children's lives through compassion, honor, mentorship and leadership programs.

Life Needs/Financial Assistance

Life Needs

The Life Needs Program provides emergency financial assistance to military families based on needs that arise from financial hardships faced when a service member is wounded, facing multiple deployments, killed in action or suffering from injuries received in the line of duty.

These payments can include lease, mortgage, insurance, car payments, utility bills, and some travel expenses.

These payments do not include money for groceries, gas or direct cash paid to the service member or family.

Financial Assistance

You will need to fill out the application clearly and submit a copy of your DD214 to begin the process.

You must also include a current photo ID, verification of address and copies of debts you want considered for payment.

To begin you must download the application to your computer and send it to us as an attachment with a copy of your DD214 and copies of debts to

Or you may print out the application, provide a copy of your DD214 and copies of debts and fax to our office at 800-690-1759.

All applications go through an approval process that may take up to two weeks.

No application will be reviewed without a DD214 and all appropriate documentation.


Fax: 800-690-1759

Questions: please call 602-845-1390

Download HHFF Financial Assistance Application.