Hearings Challenging Public Benefits Decisions
How To Guide
This category covers what a person can expect if they must go to a hearing with an administrative agency about their health care and human services benefits (like SNAP, TANF, Medicare, Medicaid, general assistance, or otherwise), including how the hearing will work, what to bring, and what outcomes may result.
This resource covers information about appealing any decision Social Security makes on your case about whether you are entitled to Social Security benefits or payments. This resource also covers information about the hearing process when you request a hearing through an administrative law judge.
This information covers public benefits, which are government-funded programs that help individuals and families in need. Public benefits can include cash and income assistance, health care, food assistance, housing assistance, and tax benefits. Depending on the program, eligibility for public benefits may require a person or family to meet certain income and resource requirements.