The low income family units can now get benefits monthly by the Georgia Food Stamp program which is helping such people to pay the amount of food. The family unit may include a single person, family of more than two members, or a community that live and arrange meals together. There are no restrictions for applying for the food stamp benefits anyone who want aid can apply. The program is relieving the households, having confined resources and income. The information about these benefits and the process for applying can be searched at their website with all details.
After the application has received by the department it is assumed to be filed, but the application must contain the name of the head of the family, signature and date of the head or another member either sent through email or by fax or personally to the department of Family and Children services. After the registration of your application the head or you will be interviewed by the employee of the organization from DFCS. You must tell the situation of your household to the person interviewing you. If there are some kinds of problems that you cannot visit the office due to disability or age factor then the interview will be conducted on telephone or through mail. The amount of the gross income of the disable or elderly households is not considered and they are issued the benefits. If you are willing to apply for these benefits you may contact the Department of Family and Children services of your county or this facility is also available online website.
Georgians are made able to apply for the stamps with Georgia COMPASS at www.compass.ga.gov. Pre screening tool is available online with help of which the applicants can make analysis rather they are potentially eligible for other DHR social services.
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