Thousands of people lost a lot of money when flooding ravaged Illinois in April.
Today is the deadline for the flood victims to apply for state aid with their food bills.
The Disaster Supplemental Assistance Program (SNAP) pays up to $200 for singles, and up to $367 for couples who meet the state’s income requirements, and who can present proof that they suffered serious losses to their properties.
Applicants for the assistance must apply in person by 1 p.m. today at designated SNAP disaster offices.
For more information, go to: www.disasterassistance.gov
or call: (800) 621-3362