Special Assistance Manual Policy Page

Agency/DivisionAging and Adult Services (DAAS)
Policy ProgramSpecial Assistance
Policy Effective Date 2021-07-01T10:10:00-04:00

Policy Content

Special Assistance Manual
State/County Special Assistance (SA) is a Supplemental Security Income (SSI) state supplement that pays cash benefits to eligible beneficiaries who reside in licensed facilities authorized to receive SA payments. The SA payment is funded by 50% county dollars and 50% state dollars. SA beneficiaries are automatically eligible for Medicaid.