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D.H.S. & Food Stamps Information



D.H.S. Office (Dept. Human Services)                            Moved 3 blocks down the street.

121 Franklin S.E.  (This is the new address).               Open 8 a.m. To 5 p.m. (food stamps 7a.m.)

Grand Rapids, MI  49507                                                  Monday thru Friday

(616) 248-1000   248-9600A.P.S./C.P.S.                          Food stamps and Medicaid.

(616) 247-1059 (fax)                                                          First come, first serve

Also does State Emergency Relief (S.E.R.), Medicaid Health Kids, Women with Infant Children (W.I.C.), Cash Assistance, and Family Independence Programs.

If you are homeless, you may qualify for up to approx. $161 in food stamps.

Be sure to write on the application that you are homeless.  

Also, even if you stay at the mission occasionally, it is recommended that you use Heartside Ministry or Degage as your mailing address on your application.

Even if you get S.S.I. or Social Security check, you may qualify for some food stamps.  No workers accept calls or see people on Wednesdays.  For Medicaid normally have to be women w/ kids low-income, pregnant woman low-income, or woman with disability (like getting Social Security / low-income), or man with disability & low-income.

Note: Intake for Food Stamps and programs is now 7a.m. to 10a.m. only (Mon., Tues., Thurs., and Friday.


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