How to Apply for SNAP Benefits

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Formerly known as "Food Stamps," the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) helps eligible individuals and families afford the cost of food at supermarkets and farmers’ markets. If individuals or families are unhoused or experiencing a period of low income — or a period of no income at all — they may qualify for the program. The application process can be a bit time-consuming, but we’ll help you figure out if you qualify for SNAP and how to apply.