Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Manual

1105.015.00 Eligibility Unit Determination

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The eligibility unit (EU) consists of one or more persons who live in the same household and purchase and prepare food together for home consumption.  There are some exceptions for boarders, foster persons, and certain elderly and disabled individuals.

Refer to the FAMIS User Guide ADDING A MEMBER TO THE SUPERCASE AND/OR ELIGIBILITY UNIT for instructions on adding individuals to the supercase and/or EU.