Recipients of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits will receive Emergency Allotments (supplements) in April 2021. These emergency benefits will be made available on April 6, 2021 for SNAP cases with a paid benefit for April. SNAP households approved for benefits during the month of April will receive the supplemental payment two (2) days after case approval.
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced that supplementary benefits, in addition to the emergency benefits being issued April 6 in Mississippi, will be made available to SNAP households later this month. Details will be announced as soon as possible”.