Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

SNAP offers nutrition assistance to millions of eligible, low-income individuals and families and provides economic benefits to communities. SNAP is the largest program in the domestic hunger safety net.


Eligible Food Items

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Find information on how to use your SNAP benefits at the grocery store.


To Apply

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

Do you want to apply for SNAP benefits? Go to this site to find out how.


10 Steps to Help You Fill Your Grocery Bag Through SNAP

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

See if you or someone you know might be eligible for SNAP benefits using the 10 Steps resource, or use this online Pre-Screening Eligibility Tool. If you are eligible, see the resource above to apply.


Am I Eligible for SNAP?

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Read what it takes to be eligibile for SNAP benefits, including resource and income tests.


SNAP Toll Free Information Number

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You can call 1-800-221-5689 for SNAP help 24-hours a day, 7 days a week. Get informational materials on eligibility requirements and the nutritional benefits of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).


State SNAP Information/Hotline Numbers

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Find telephone numbers to get information on food stamp questions at the State level. Most are toll-free numbers.


SNAP-Ed Connection

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Find information and resources for SNAP nutrition education providers and other nutrition educators.


Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Data

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

Read data, statistics and tables concerning the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, including national annual and monthly summaries, as well as State level data.


ERS Research on SNAP

USDA. Economic Research Service.

Find reports and data on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).