Who does the DCMASSC help?

The DCMASSC helps users in:

  • Washington, DC
  • Alexandria, VA
  • Arlington County, VA
  • Fairfax County/Fairfax City/Falls Church, VA
  • Montgomery County, MD
  • Prince George's County, MD

The DCMASSC also aids counselors, policy makers and other members of the workforce development community by improving their understanding of:

  • Local, state and federal work and income support programs;
  • Local, state and federal taxes and tax credits;
  • The interaction of local, state and federal work and income supports;
  • The real financial statuses of benefit applicants and job seekers in the DC metro area;
  • Local employment opportunities.

The DCMASSC asks for no identifying information from users. All users remain anonymous.

Learn more about how to use the DCMASSC (Instructions)

Learn more about benefit programs in your area




The DC Metro Area Self-Sufficiency Calculator is a project of Wider Opportunities for Women.

To receive Self-Sufficiency Calculator training, or to have your city or county included in DCMASSC, please email info@wowonline.org or call (202) 464-1596.

Written content Copyright © 2006 Wider Opportunities for Women.

Funded by: Freddie Mac Foundation.