WAG 22-06-01

New InformationFor ACA Adults, refer to policy memo, The New ACA Adult Group, dated 05/07/2014.

The following persons may qualify for payment of funeral and burial expenses. A person may qualify from the first day of medical eligibility through the month in which cancellation is effective.

  • Clients who receive TANF, AABD Cash, AABD Medical, Assist, Moms and Babies, HBWD or Foster Care/Adoption Care. This includes any period of zero grant status and unmet spenddown status. A person may also qualify if they have applied and have been determined eligible.
  • A stillborn child of a mother who qualifies.
  • A baby who dies before being added to an active case.
  • A deceased person who would have qualified for Assist, Moms and Babies, or AABD Medical when they were alive if they had applied. Application has to be made within 3 months after the calendar month of death.