Common Questions about Benefits
If you have questions about SNAP (food stamps) or other benefits programs, we’re here to help.
On Oct 2020, the Illinois Department of Human Services offered an extension for redeterminations who haven’t already been given an extension. If your benefits have been cut off or if you are concerned about your case, please contact us or your local IDHS FCRC office for more information
IDHS takes into account your household’s last 30 days income. If you are concerned about being denied, give us a call at 773-843-5416 and we can help you find out if you are eligible.
Non-citizens and their children may still be eligible for public benefits depending on their situation. Call us for a screening to find out what benefits and other resources are available for you.
Our food pantries and programs are available to everyone in Cook County, regardless of immigration status. Find a food pantry or program near you.
If you still have questions and are unsure of where to ask, feel free to give us a call and we can help you determine what can be done and/or where to go for help.