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Benefits

Benefits

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#Close the SNAP Gap in MA

Immigrants/ Public Benefits

3 Month SNAP Time Limit (ABAWDs)

SNAP and College Students

Advocacy Tools to Fix SNAP Cases

 

Welcome to the Benefits Practice Area section. Benefits is a large practice area including food stamps, cash assistance (TAFDC, EAEDC), emergency assistance, and welfare-related employment support services such as child care and transportation.

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Resource Library Materials:  Browse the library by topic by clicking on a link in the sidebar to the left. If a listed topic also has subtopics, you can find out what these are by clicking on the plus sign. Or, use the search, particularly if you want information on cross substantive issues or wish to restrict your search to a particular kind of document.

For the latest information on the SNAP campaign in Massachusetts, check out the FoodSNAP Coalition blog.

Latest Content

08/02/2019 - GBLS, MLRI
The TAFDC (welfare) clothing allowance this fall is $350 per child. The Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA) will deposit $350... Read more
05/06/2019 - Protecting Immigrant Families
Useful information about public charge in English and in Spanish - https://protectingimmigrantfamilies.org/know-... Read more
05/24/2019 - CLAVC
In the aftermath of a crime, a victims’ financial and housing situations may change.  These changes can have a host of... Read more
05/03/2019 - Protecting Immigrant Families
Click Go to Website to see the FAQ on public charge and deportation.

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