FAQs about CalFresh Benefits for SSI

"FAQs about CalFresh Benefits for SSI"

This post will cover FAQs about CalFresh Benefits for SSI beneficiaries. Prior to June 1, 2019, SSI/SSP recipients were ineligible for CalFresh. However, that has changed with a new law passed by the California Assembly and signed into law. For the first time ever in California, older adults and people with disabilities who receive Supplemental Security Income and/or California State Supplemental Payment (SSI/SSP) benefits may also receive food stamps. There is no change or reduction to SSI/SSP benefits. We know SSI/SSP recipients have questions about what this means for their benefits. In this post, we will answer the most frequently

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CalFresh for SSI Recipients – Guide

Here’s some good news for SSI recipients in California – For the first time ever, older adults and adults with disabilities receiving SSI can apply for CalFresh. A new California law now allows SSI/SSP recipients to apply for CalFresh, joining every other state in the country. In this post, we are going to explain in detail how CalFresh for SSI Recipients will work and what you need to know if you are currently on SSI and are now eligible for food stamps. Also, we will answer the most frequently asked questions about CalFresh for SSI Recipients, including what happens if

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