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How do I recertify for SNAP benefits in Illinois?
Applications can be submitted at ABE.Illinois.gov or by calling the ABE hotline at 1-800-843-6154. Please be advised - customers applying for SNAP or cash benefits may receive a telephone call from DHS Staff using a 217 area code.
What is Illinois Department of Human Services scan unit?
The Central Scanning Unit (CSU) is created to reduce the paper handling at local offices and support the efficient, automated transfer of documents to a customer's Electronic Case Record. Many documents previously mailed to the local offices or dropped-off by customers are now mailed to the CSU for processing.
What does the Illinois Department of Human Services do?
The Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS) is responsible for providing healthcare coverage for adults and children who qualify for Medicaid, and for providing Child Support Services to help ensure that Illinois children receive financial support from both parents.
How long will the increase in food stamps last in Illinois 2022?
Yes, Illinois extended the program through August 2022, so you will continue to receive the same amount of emergency allotment payments as you did in July. You can use the extra SNAP benefits to purchase food items at any Illinois retailer that accepts SNAP benefits.
Can you renew your food stamps online Illinois?
You can renew your benefits online with an ABE account. If you'd rather renew in person, call your caseworker, local office (select \u201cFamily Community Resource Center\u201d from the \u201cOffice Type\u201d dropdown), or the Illinois SNAP hotline (1-800-843-6154) to find out how.
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