Due to state law, the cash payment levels for TANF and Refugee cases are increasing by 30% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines set by Department of Health and Human Services.
IES will calculate using the new payment amounts for new approvals after October 1, 2018.
Client Notice CN 18.18 CASH ASSISTANCE INCREASE will be mailed to TANF and RRA households no later than September 30, 2018.
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James T. Dimas
Secretary, Illinois Department of Human Services
Felicia F. Norwood
Director, Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services
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