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Economic Self-Sufficiency (ACCESS)

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The Economic Self-Sufficiency Program helps to promote strong and economically self-sufficient communities by determining eligibility for food, cash and medical assistance for individuals and families on the road to economic recovery.

2014-15, Quarter 3 Program Data

Economic Self-Sufficiency (ACCESS) 2014-15, Quarter 3 Program Data
Measure January February March Quarter 3
Average
FY
2014-15 Average
Families Served-Food Assistance 2,037,923 2,034,526 2,024,417 2,032,289 2,029,358
Families Served-Cash Assistance 49,564 48,678 48,264 48,835 49,354
Families Served-Medicaid 1,704,668 1,723,732 1,746,949 1,725,116 1,686,605
Persons Served-Food Assistance 3,706,549 3,696,528 3,672,779 3,691,952 3,698,116
Persons Served-Cash Assistance 86,436 84,808 83,012 84,752 85,983
Persons Served-Medicaid 3,227,765 3,266,513 3,311,879 3,268,719 3,190,655
Benefits Issued-Food Assistance $468,879,664 $468,560,197 $464,389,769 $467,276,543 $465,968,972
Benefits Issued-Cash Assistance $11,704,398 $11,519,046 $11,392,351 $11,538,598 $11,686,326