Day: March 30, 2017

Coordinated Questionnaire – Medical Expenses Help

Coordinated Questionnaire – Medical Expenses Help

Medical Expenses Why are medical expenses important? The 60+ and disabled population get a special set of rules for SNAP, one of them is that they can submit medical expenses as a deduction. All expenses that are outstanding, reoccurring, or recently paid can be listed in this section. What documentation is required for a medical […]

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Coordinated Questionnaire – Shelter Expenses Help

Coordinated Questionnaire – Shelter Expenses Help

Can I include expenses if they are in someone else’s name? Expenses may not be considered if they are not in the name of one of the SNAP applicants. If an applicant is paying for something that is in a different person’s name, they can submit a signed document (signed by both the applicant as […]

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Coordinated Questionnaire – Food Assistance Help

Coordinated Questionnaire – Food Assistance Help

Food Assistance¬† (Who buys and eats together) Why does this matter? For the SNAP benefit, DHHS requires a few people to apply together no matter what. A husband and wife must apply together. A dependent ages 22 or under that lives in the household must apply with their parent or guardian. However, outside of these […]

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Coordinated Questionnaire – Household Information Help

Coordinated Questionnaire – Household Information Help

Household Information Who do I include in the Household? For the DHHS SNAP application, they want to know everyone who lives at the same address as you, even if they are not applying. They only require the name of the people who live there, no further information (unless they are applying for benefits, in which […]

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Coordinated Questionnaire – Personal Information Help

Coordinated Questionnaire – Personal Information Help

Personal Information¬† (If you do not speak English, how can we help) ? This question is posed by DHHS. They want to know how their offices can help. (Have you received help from Michigan in the past?) If the client has received any help that they can think of from the State of Michigan, it […]

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