Department of Human Services

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Financial Eligibility Requirements

Revised:

13.2

CATEGORICALLY ELIGIBLE HOUSEHOLDS

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1240-1-4-.01(2)

Certain households are considered categorically eligible for Food Stamps, without regard to the Food Stamp financial eligibility criteria, if all individuals included in the household are:

 

        SSI recipients or authorized to receive SSI benefits, and/or

 

        Cash Assistance recipients or those authorized to receive these benefits, and/or

 

        Eligible for Family Services Counseling following closure of the Families First cash case, and/or

 

        Eligible for and approved for a First Wheels loan. CE status will last for the duration of the loan.

 

Refer to Section 1240-1-14-.15 for further information.

 

Glossary of Terms

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