Each state has its own application for SNAP.
All you need to do is apply within the state that you reside in.
Who can receive SNAP benefits?
Over 41.5 millions Americans receive SNAP benefits through the use of an EBT card. EBT cards are dispersed and can be used at many convenient and grocery stores. Click here to read more.
How do you know if you’re eligible?
You must meet a certain bank balance limit. Now, with the pandemic still taking effect, households do not need to pass a savings test in order to receive those benefits
Those who are approved will get a notice explaining how long they will be receiving supplemental help. You will keep receiving letters throughout your approval and they will walk you though all the steps necessary in order to prolong these benefits.
The federal government has approved an extension of the emergency funds to April 15th, 2022.
FingerLakes1.com is the region’s leading all-digital news publication. The company was founded in 1998 and has been keeping residents informed for more than two decades. Have a lead? Send it to [email protected]