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Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

Applicants and Recipients


This page is for persons who want to apply for SNAP benefits. It’s also for people who are already receiving SNAP benefits, and would like to find out more about the Program. And finally, it’s for people who would like to help friends or relatives get SNAP benefits.

You can find out here if you or a friend or relative might be eligible for SNAP benefits, and what the rules are for receiving them and using them. And if you’re already getting SNAP benefits, and you’d like to know why your case worker handled your case the way he or she did, you should be able to find the information you need here.

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Last modified: 01/07/2013