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P-SNAP Benefits

P-SNAP benefits will end on May 31, 2022. Eligible customers will continue to receive regular SNAP benefits in their EBT accounts. Please visit https://dfcs.georgia.gov/snap-food-stamps/p-snap for more information.

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The Georgia Department of Human Services delivers a wide range of human services designed to promote self-sufficiency, safety and well-being for all Georgians.

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Press Releases

ICYMI: FNS approves P-SNAP benefits through May 31, 2022

In case you missed it, the USDA Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) recently approved a one-month transition time from May 1-31, 2022, for Georgia to phase out the supplemental, maximum allotment P-SNAP benefits some households have received since March 2020.

Expiration of Enhanced P-SNAP Benefits

Starting June 1, 2022, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits will return to normal levels in Georgia. The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved a one-month transition time this May for Georgia to go from pandemic to non-pandemic SNAP benefit levels.

Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program for cooling opens April 1

This federally funded program assists low-income, elderly, and disabled Georgians with cooling bills through direct payments to home energy suppliers.

DHS Spotlight

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Honor an older Georgian in your life

May is Older Americans Month

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Family members, teachers, coaches and neighbors can play critical roles in the lives of children

Learn how you can get involved through hosting a discussion on the inaugural Georgia Reads book

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Learn how you can get involved this Child Abuse Prevention Month

Policy makers, business leaders and community members can do their part to help prevent child abuse and neglect

Annual Report promo

The annual report highlights major initiatives that took place during SFY 2021.

COVID-19 Prevention Efforts

Effective March 23 at 8 a.m., DHS customers should use self-service options as primary means to conduct business with DHS. In-person services will be provided by appointment only.

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