Not all COVID-related income is counted! The table below explains if COVID-related income is counted or not counted for Medical Assistance, Nutrition Assistance and Cash Assistance programs:
|Income Type||Medical Assistance||Nutrition Assistance||Cash Assistance|
|American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) tax credit/stimulus payment||Not counted||Not counted||Not counted|
|Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES ACT) tax credit/stimulus payment||Not counted||Not counted||Not counted|
|Weekly Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC)||Not counted||Not counted||Not counted|
|Weekly Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA)||Counted||Counted||Not counted|
|Weekly Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation Assistance (PEUC)||Counted||Counted||Not counted|
To start an application for one or more programs, apply online using this website, or call toll-free: 1-855-HEA-PLUS (1-855-432-7587), Monday through Friday, 7:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Individual and family
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