Temporary Assistance/Case Management Manual

0205.020.00 Age

IM-154 November 21, 2002

To be eligible for Temporary Assistance, a child must be under the age of 19 years (13 CSR 40-2.325).

If all eligibility requirements are met, a cash payment is paid to:

  1. children up to and including the month they turn 18; and
  2. children under age 19 (including the month they turn 19) who are full-time students in high school or an equivalent vocational or technical training program expected to complete high school or the equivalent program.