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Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

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The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as food stamps) provides nutritional assistance benefits to children and families, the elderly, the disabled, unemployed and working families. SNAP benefits are issued and accessed electronically using a Benefit Security Card or EBT Card. To apply for benefits, visit your local DHS county office

 

Current SNAP recipients can find information on their case with CaseConnect.  

 

Learn more about:
Applying for Services

Eligibility Information

County by County Stats

Nutrition Information

EBT Cards/ Electronic Benefit Transfer / video

Making America Stronger: U.S. Food Stamp Program video

Reports and Information:
Food Stamp Policy Manual
USDA Economic Research Service


Non Discrimination Information. In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Under the Food Stamp Act and USDA policy, discrimination is prohibited also on the basis of religion or political beliefs.
To file a complaint of discrimination, contact USDA or HHS. Write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 or (202) 720-6382 (TTY). Write HHS, Director, Office for Civil Rights, Room 506-F, 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20201 or call (202) 619-0403 (voice) or (202) 619-3257 (TDD). USDA and HHS are equal opportunity providers and employers.

Have a Question?

We offer a number of different Customer Service Options:

 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Case Connect - Look up your Family assistance Information

 

Direct Email - Prompt response to all your questions

 

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