Every ten years our country makes a count of every person living here. The information gathered by the Census determines how many seats in Congress our state gets, what kinds of federal dollars we receive and much more. Government and businesses alike use the information to make decisions about where to fund programs or where to locate a new store. These numbers determine how many school lunches are available to children and where new highways are built.
Answering your Census questionnaire is safe and secure:
Avoiding Census Scams – The Census Bureau will never ask for your Social Security Number, any bank or credit account numbers, money or donations. They will not contact you on behalf of a political party. If you have been contacted by someone claiming to be from the Census Bureau, you can contact them HERE.
Your answers matter! Do you have questions about the Census? Click on this LINK to find out the answers directly from them.
Do need help filling out your Census? Our Independent Living Specialists are happy to help! Just give your local office a call.