Research Report Overview of Immigrants' Eligibility For SNAP, TANF, Medicaid, and CHIP
Ajay Chaudry, Karina Fortuny
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The Immigrant Access to Health and Human Services project maps and describes the legal and policy context that can affect immigrant access to health and human services, and can affect the well-being of immigrants and their children. This brief describes key federal and state immigrant eligibility provisions for TANF, SNAP, and Medicaid/ CHIP to help inform policymakers, program administrators, and communities serving immigrant families and children.
Research Areas Health and health care Nonprofits and philanthropy Social safety net Immigrants and immigration
Tags Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Federal, state, and local immigration and integration policy Hunger and food assistance
Policy Centers Center on Labor, Human Services, and Population