Customers do not need to call or visit an office; Increased SNAP benefits will be loaded directly on Link cards CHICAGO/SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Human Services announced today that more than 450,000 Illinois households will receive additional Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits... Read More.
The Illinois Department of Human Services announced that February Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly food stamps) benefits will be funded through February, but they will be issued to Illinois clients on or before January 20. Typically benefits are issued in the first few... Read More.
The Illinois Department of Human Services (DHS) and Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) today announced openings are still available for the Employment Opportunities, Personalized Services, Individualized Training, and Career Planning (EPIC) pilot program. This new pilot program is designed to provide... Read More.