Department of Human Services

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Household Concept




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Verify the composition of the household, when questionable.


Verify the household size (number of persons in the household) prior to certification and prior to any action to add or remove a household member. This is done by either a collateral contact or another source of verification that will provide accurate information regarding the number of persons in the household.


Glossary of Terms


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