If you are a resident of Georgia and need state assistance for stamps, Medicard and any other form of relevant aid, you can easily seek for help online from any part of Georgia. The Department of Human Services (DHS) of Georgia through Georgia COMPASS using the link www.compass.ga.gov allows citizens and families access assistance at any time of the day or night. To apply for assistance, you have to go to the social website and know your eligibility as a priority. To do this, click on the label with the phrase “Am I Eligible?” to see all the requirements you have to fulfill for assistance.
After reading and understanding if you qualify for assistance at the www.compass.ga.gov site, go on and click the icon written “Apply for Benefits” followed by clicking “Start a New Application”. If you will not finish filling the required information in the application process, you can continue later. When you come back to continue with the application process, click on the label, “keep working on an application that you have already started” at Georgia COMPASS site. This is to go on with the application process.
Go on and click “Next” which you will see at the lower right hand corner. This will take you to the start of the application process. You should carefully fill all the information in the required fields. To continue, click another button labeled “Next at the lower right hand corner to complete the entire process. The whole application process will take you an approximate of 30 to 60 minutes. The next step is to submit your application by clicking on the button that indicates so. After you do the submission, you can go back to the main page at www.compass.ga.gov and click “Application Status Check” to review information on your food stamps application.
Note that your application for food stamps assistance may not be successful if you have not filled all the necessary information. It is therefore important that you check everything again before submitting your application. If you are eligible, you can receive food stamps and access any other social services electronically through the www.compass.ga.gov from anywhere in Georgia. Through Georgia COMPASS, families or individuals in need or with limited resources can secure their monthly cost for food and other social services. The COMPASS online service makes the application faster than the conventional means of filing papers and Georgians can submit applications 24/7.