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Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
 

Puerto Rico Issuance Schedule
 

PUERTO RICO Benefits are made available between the 4th and the 22nd of every month, based on the last digit of the client’s SSN (Social Security Number):
 
SSN ends in 0* = benefits available on the 4th of the month
SSN ends in 1 = benefits available on the 6th of the month
SSN ends in 2= benefits available on the 8th of the month
SSN ends in 3= benefits available on the 10th of the month
SSN ends in 4= benefits available on the 12nd of the month
SSN ends in 5= benefits available on the 14th of the month
SSN ends in 6= benefits available on the 16nd of the month
SSN ends in 7= benefits available on the 18th of the month
SSN ends in 8= benefits available on the 20th of the month
SSN ends in 9= benefits available on the 22th of the month

* All homeless recipients receive benefits on the 4th of every month, regardless of the last digit of their SSN.

* In January, recipients who would normally receive benefits on the 6th of every month, receive benefits on the 5th, instead, to account for Three Kings Day(local holiday.) Usually for holy Friday, Thanksgiving and New Year, also the benefit are available other say instead the holyday.


Last modified: 07/25/2013