Food and Nutrition

The Food and Nutrition Services Program (formerly Food Stamps) is a federal program that provides a monthly allotment of benefits issued via Electronic Benefit Transfer cards (EBT cards) that can be used like debit cards.

Guidelines

The Food and Nutrition Services Program is an entitlement program. Families must meet the following guidelines:

  • Citizenship/immigration status
  • Household composition
  • Income
  • Resources
  • Work requirements

Available Purchases

Benefits may be used to purchase most foods at participating stores. They may not be used to purchase tobacco, pet food, paper products, soap products, or alcoholic beverages.

Apply

Fill out the online application and a caseworker will contact you for additional information.


Frequently asked Food Stamp questions.

Preguntas Frecuentes Sobre Cupones de Alimentos.

Frequently asked COVID Food Stamp questions.

Preguntas Frecuentes Sobre Cupones de Alimentos durante COVID.