Are you trying to access your New Hampshire benefits through the DHHS NH EASY online portal, but are having trouble logging in? We can help. In this article, we will walk you through the steps to successfully complete the DHHS NH EASY login.
If you are new to the New Hampshire online benefits portal, DHHS NH EASY Benefits is the website used to apply and manage your public assistance benefits.
In this article, we will cover:
- DHHS NH EASY Account Information
- Benefits of DHHS NH EASY Account
- How to Login DHHS NH EASY Online Account
- Recover your DHHS NH EASY User ID
- DHHS NH EASY Frequently Asked Questions
For help logging in your DHHS NH EASY online account including step-by-step instructions, continue reading below.
DHHS NH EASY Account Information
New Hampshire’s online benefits portal, DHHS NH EASY is managed by the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). The online application provides New Hampshire residents with access to various government assistance programs, including:
- Child Care
- Emergency Assistance
- Food Stamps
- Medical Assistance-Medicaid
- Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
- Women, Infants & Children (WIC)
These programs help low-income individuals and households in New Hampshire improve their quality of life.
Benefits of DHHS NH EASY Account
A DHHS NH EASY account provides New Hampshire residents with access to benefits 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
The DHHS NH EASY website can be used to:
- Determine eligibility for benefits
- Apply for benefits online
- Check the status of an application
- Complete a saved benefits application
- Update benefits account information
- Report a change to benefits
To find out how to login to your DHHS NH EASY online account, continue reading below. We will also walk you through the steps of what to do if you forgot your DHHS NH EASY User ID or Password.
DHHS NH EASY Login Instructions
If you are trying to sign-in to your DHHS NH EASY account, follow the step-by-step instructions below.
Step 1 – Visit the DHHS NH EASY Website
The first step to logging into your account is to visit the DHHS NH EASY Website as shown below. Click here to be taken there.
Next, click on the “Sign In” link as shown in the image above.
Step 2 –Enter User ID and Password or Create Account
You will then be taken to a page like the one below where you will be asked to enter your “User ID”. Once you enter your User ID, hit the “CONTINUE” link.
If you entered the correct USER ID, you will then be asked for your password.
Once you successfully enter the correct password, you will be taken to your DHHS NH EASY account.
If you do not have a DHHS NH EASY account, click on the “CREATE ACCOUNT” link for instructions on how to set up an online account.
If you entered an incorrect USER ID, you will get an error message that says ” The identifying information you entered does not match our records.”.
If you need help retrieving your User ID or password, continue reading below.
Can’t remember my DHHS NH EASY User ID
If you cannot remember your DHHS NH EASY Username, click on the “FORGOT YOUR USER ID?” link on the login page as shown in the image below.
Next, you will be taken to a page, like the one below where you will be asked to enter the following information to retrieve your User ID:
- Identification Type (Medicaid ID or Social Security Number
- Identification ID
- Date of Birth
Once you enter the requested information, click the “CONTINUE” link for further instructions on how to retrieve your User ID.
NH SNAP EBT Customer Service
If you need additional help with your New Hampshire food stamps online account, assistance applying, or have a question about your benefits, please contact the New Hampshire DHHS Customer Call Center.
You can call the DHHS NH EASY Customer Service phone number at 1-844-ASK-DHHS (1-844-275-3447)
New Hampshire Food Stamps Online Application for Benefits
You can use your DHHS NH EASY online account to apply for food stamps. To apply for New Hampshire food stamps online, click here.
For additional assistance including step-by-step instructions on how to apply, check out our New Hampshire SNAP Application article here.
DHHS NH EASY FAQs
Get answers to some of our most popular questions about the DHHS NH EASY account.
Can I re-certify my benefits online on DHHS NH EASY?
Yes, you can use your DHHS NH EASY online account to re-certify your benefits online. You can use your DHHS NH EASY account to submit recertification documentation.
How soon will I get New Hampshire food stamp benefits?
You will receive a decision regarding your NH SNAP application within 30 days from the date you submit your application. If you need help sooner, check to see if you qualify to receive emergency food stamp benefits.
If eligible, you can receive immediate benefits within 7 days.
How can I get urgent help with food assistance?
If you are faced with an emergency and need immediate help with food, you may be eligible to get SNAP benefits within 7 days from the day your application is submitted.
To qualify for emergency help, you must have valid identification, plus:
- Proof that your monthly income, cash, and bank accounts are less than your rent or mortgage plus your utility costs, or
- Your monthly income is less than $150 and your cash and bank accounts are not more than $100, or
- At least one person in your household is a migrant farmworker and your cash and bank accounts are not more than $100.
Can I get SNAP benefits if I don’t have kids?
Yes, you can still qualify for food stamp benefits if you do not have any children or children living in your household.
Can I use my New Hampshire EBT card in other counties and other states?
Your New Hampshire EBT card will work at any store in the state that accepts SNAP/EBT benefits.
In addition, you can use your card in the other 49 states in the United States, as well as the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Guam.
However, if you are unsure, ask the manager at the store you are trying to make the purchase from.
What time is New Hampshire EBT Benefits Deposited on EBT Cards?
New Hampshire EBT benefits are made available on the 5th of every month.
How do I check my New Hampshire EBT Card balance?
You can check your New Hampshire SNAP EBT Card balance by phone or online 24/7. To check your New Hampshire EBT Card balance online, visit the New Hampshire ebtEDGE website. After that, enter your User ID and Password to login and check your NH EBT balance.
You can also check your New Hampshire food stamp balance by calling the toll-free customer service phone number at 1-888-997-9777. For more help completing your New Hampshire EBT Card balance check, check out our article here.
Please have your New Hampshire EBT Card Number and PIN ready – you will need to enter this information to get your balance.
What’s the New Hampshire Food Stamps Work Requirement?
In the state of New Hampshire, adults ages 18 to 49 who do not have dependent children or are not pregnant, can only get Food Stamps benefits for 3 months in a 3-year period if they are not working or participating in a work or workfare program.
Is there a DHHS NH EASY Mobile App?
Unfortunately, there is no mobile app created by the state of New Hampshire to access the DHHS NH EASY account.
We will make an announcement on this website as soon as one becomes available.
DHHS NH EASY Login Summary
We hope this post on how to complete the DHHS NH EASY Login was helpful. If you have additional questions about your New Hampshire food stamps online account, please let us know in the comments section below. We are here to help!
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