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Benefits

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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

10/27/2017 - DTA
Due to the manner in which school employees receive income, special certification procedures may be required. Teachers and other school... Read more
10/27/2017 - SNAP – Student Eligibility Clarifications
Clients between the ages of 18 and 49 who attend an institution of higher education at least half time and do not meet an exemption are... Read more
10/27/2017 - DTA
Some TAFDC and EAEDC clients utilize vendor payments to meet their monthly utility payments by having money deducted from their grant and... Read more
10/27/2017 - DTA
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