An ABAWD is any individual who is:
- At least 18 years old, but not yet 50,
- Not pregnant, and
- Not in an assistance group with a minor child
- Work 20 hours per week
- Participate 20 hours per week in a job search program (for a maximum of three months)
- Volunteer in a work experience program. the number of hours you must complete is the amount you are receiving in food assistance, divided by minimum wage.