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  • DFCS Fair Hearing Request Form

    Copy of the new DFCS Fair Hearing Request Form Content Detail

    By:
    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc
  • FAQ - Administrative Hearings on Food Stamps (SNAP), Unemployment Insurance, TANF or Medicaid

    If you file an appeal about your food stamps (SNAP), Medicaid, TANF or unemployment insurance, you may have an "administrative hearing." This is like a hearing in court. But a court has higher standards of evidence and higher standards of proof. Your hearing may be at a state office location or by telephone. You can have witnesses and tell your story. This FAQ contains general answers to questions that you may have about your administrative law case. Content Detail

    By:
    Office of State Administrative Hearings
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Stamps)

    The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as the Food Stamp Program, provides support for persons providing food for themselves and their families. Content Detail

    By:
    Food and Nutrition Service
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • The Enhanced Services Project Attorney's Guide to Food Stamps

    This video reviews the most important things for Enhanced Services Project volunteer attorneys to know about food stamps when following up with Atlanta Legal Aid clients. For more detailed information about SNAP eligibility rules, including allowable deductions and sample households, visit: http://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/eligibility. A copy of the DFCS paper application for SNAP benefits can be downloaded here: http://dfcs.dhs.georgia.gov/sites/dfcs.dhs.georgia.gov/files/Form%20297%20%28Rev%20%2002%2015%29.pdf Read More

    By:
    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc
  • The Self-Help Guide to Food Stamps

    This video reviews the most important things to know about applying for food stamps in Georgia. For more detailed information about SNAP eligibility rules, including allowable deductions and sample households, visit: http://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/eligibility. A copy of the DFCS paper application for SNAP benefits can be downloaded here: http://dfcs.dhs.georgia.gov/sites/dfcs.dhs.georgia.gov/files/Form%20297%20%28Rev%20%2002%2015%29.pdf Read More

    By:
    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc
  • Upcoming Decrease in All SNAP Benefits

    Beginning in November 2013, all SNAP (Food Stamps) benefits will be reduced. Read More

    By:
    Georgia Department of Human Services
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español