SNAP is issued to low-income residents in Georgia from Jan. 5 to 23. Payments will be issued to recipients’ accounts on days depending on the last two digits of a beneficiary’s client ID. For example, IDs ending in 90-99 will receive their benefits on Tuesday.
The exact payout SNAP recipients receive depends on variables such as assets, household size, and income. The maximum payment that a household of one can receive is $291, the maximum payment for a household of five is $1,155, and $1,751 is the maximum payment for a household of eight. For each additional household member after eight, $219 is added.
Georgians can use their benefits to purchase eligible food items at participating grocery or convenience stores through an