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Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

Categories: Social Services | Author: rveilson | Posted: 7/14/2015 | Views: 2954

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

SNAP is the new name for the Food Stamp Program

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is the new name for the Food Stamp Program (effective August 29, 2012). SNAP issues monthly electronic benefits that can be used like cash to purchase food at authorized retail food stores. Eligibility and benefit levels are based on household size, income, assets and other factors. MyBenefits-SNAP How to Apply Online

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