Department of Human Services

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Financial Eligibility Requirements




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Certain households in which one or more member(s), but not all HH members, receive or are authorized to receive Families First, Families First extended services (Family Services Counseling or First Wheels loan), and/or SSI.  These households are considered mixed CE households. 


The Food Stamp Program excludes resources of the categorically eligible individual (Families First/Families First extended services/SSI recipient).  The person is considered categorically resource eligible.  Resources of the non-categorically eligible individuals must be considered.  The household must meet the gross and net income standards for the appropriate household size to be eligible.


Glossary of Terms

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