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Work Rules and Penalties
If you are receiving food, or cash assistance, you must follow work rules. Your family must complete the Family Automated Screening Tool (FAST) and develop a Family Self-Sufficiency Plan (FSSP). This plan will list the work activities that you must do up to 40 hours per week to receive assistance. You will design this plan with your DHS specialist and the Michigan Works! Agency.
Adults who receive cash assistance must:
If you break work rules without good cause, DHS may:
If you receive cash and food assistance, we will: