As an Illinois Link cardholder, you may login to view and manage your Link card accounts. BY CLICKING LOGIN YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT ALL SUCH CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION OR DATA MAY NOT BE RELEASED, COPIED OR DISCLOSED, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, UNLESS PROPERLY AUTHORIZED BY ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES (IDHS)/ ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTHCARE AND FAMILY SERVICES (IHFS). Go to this page for more information on how to make an appeal about your Medicaid case. All children that would receive a free or reduced price meal if school was in session, even if a district wide eligibility school, are eligible for P-EBT regardless of income or citizenship.

More information will be provided on these benefits shortly. SNAP households which are not currently receiving the maximum allotment will receive additional SNAP benefits which bring their allotment amount to the maximum. SPRINGFIELD (WREX) — Illinois residents who are on Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits will begin receiving maximum benefits this week.The Illinois Department of Human Services says additional benefits will start going into place on Wednesday, April 8. For March, there were 10 school closure days. Use this site to apply for and manage your healthcare, food, and cash assistance benefits. (March for 10 days + April for 22 days). If you are eligible for cash and SNAP benefits, you will access both with the same card. Manage My Case fact sheets are available from the, COVID-19 Testing and Treatment in Illinois, Application for Benefits Eligibility (ABE). This will allow for a case and EBT account creation through the system and create an "Initial DSNAP Issuance" for any household that is found eligible for P-EBT and has not already received the benefit. The federal Families First Coronavirus Response Act gives states the option to provide SNAP households with the maximum SNAP allotment, which is based on household size. Contact: Larry Antonsen Phone: 773-255-3382 Email: A benefit becomes available to the customer the day following the next workday after processing. The Families First Coronavirus Response Act of 2020 provides the Secretary of Agriculture authority to approve a State agency plan for temporary emergency standards of eligibility and levels of benefits under the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008. Families are not required to be receiving SNAP to qualify for P-EBT assistance or meet financial or nonfinancial eligibility requirements. Chicago. If successful, you will go right to MMC. More information will be provided on these benefits shortly. Grace B. Hou, Secretary. For some people, Medicare deductibles and co-insurance charges are also covered. How Much Will My Family Receive? After you return the form (you can fax it to 217-557-1370), the State will mail you a notice to tell you if your manual Identity Verification has been approved.