The Department uses various delivery systems to distribute cash, SNAP benefits, and MediPlan cards to clients. These systems include:
MediPlan cards are mailed from the Office of the Comptroller in Springfield to the client's home address.
The Illinois Link System or the direct deposit system is mandatory for all clients who receive help in the form of cash. The Illinois Link System is mandatory for clients who receive SNAP benefits and/or child support payments.
Illinois Department of Human ServicesJB Pritzker, Governor · Grace B. Hou, Secretary
IDHS Office Locator
IDHS Help Line
© 2023 Illinois Department of Human Services