Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (D-SNAP)
D-SNAP provides food assistance to low-income households with food loss or damage caused by a natural disaster and is available for California residents regardless of immigration status.
Other Major Benefits Programs
- Major benefit programs tend to be more flexible about requiring documentation immediately after a disaster, but may require applicants to declare that they have eligible immigration status
- Major Benefit Programs Available to Immigrants in California
State Emergency Services
- California’s AB 2327 (among other things) requires that public employees provide assistance to survivors of disaster without eliciting any information or documentation not strictly necessary to determine eligibility