Income Scale for CSFP Eligibility

New Jersey residents aged 60 and older may be eligible for the Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) based on their household income, using guidelines established by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

CSFP Income Guidelines for 2016

2016-2017 United States Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Poverty Guidelines (130% Poverty Guidelines for the Elderly in the New Jersey CSFP)

Size of Family Unit Annual Monthly Twice Monthly Every Two Weeks Weekly
1 $15,444 $1,287 $644 $594 $297
2 $20,826 $1,736 $868 $801 $401
3 $26,208 $2,184 $1,092 $1,008 $504
4 $31,590 $2,633 $1,316 $1,215 $608
5 $36,972 $3,081 $1,541 $1,422 $711
6 $42,534 $3,530 $1,765 $1,629 $815
7 $47,749 $3,980 $1,990 $1,837 $919
8 $53,157 $4,430 $2,215 $2,045 $1,023
For each additional person, add: $5,408 $451 $225 $208 $104

 

Last Reviewed: 5/16/2017