FOOD STAMPS APPLICATION - SNAP PROGRAM

The Food Stamps Application or SNAP - Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program - provides food for more than 46 Million struggling people in the US every month.

The SNAP program help individuals and families who need it the most like financially struggling individuals and families, seniors and the homeless. The food stamp program FSP has been around since the late 1930's and has been modified throughout the years to better serve the low income population.


Requirement and Qualification for the Food Stamps Application.

  • Picture ID
  • Social Security Card for all family members
  • Date of birth
  • AHCCCS ID numbers (when available)
  • Income information, such as job, child support, (print out if currently paying or receiving) or any other sources
  • Verification of lost job (If employment ended in the last 90 days)
  • Resource or asset information (checking and savings accounts, homes, land, vehicles, or life insurance
  • Current bank statement
  • Last 3 current pay check stubs
  • Letter from any source of income (family or friends assisting you by giving money or paying bills.)
  • Health insurance information
  • Proof of U.S. citizenship and identity for U.S. citizens
  • Proof of immigration status for non-U.S. citizens
  • Social Security award letter or pension letter
  • Proof of recurring medical expenses for anyone in the household age 60 and older, blind, or disabled
  • Residency verification (rent receipt, lease agreement and utility bill.)

FOOD STAMP ELIGIBILITY

Household size: 1 - Gross monthly income: $1,180 (130% of poverty) - Net: $908 (100% of poverty)

Household size: 2 - Gross monthly income: $1,594 (130% of poverty) - Net: $1,226 (100% of poverty)

Household size: 3 - Gross monthly income: $2,008 (130% of poverty) - Net: $1,545 (100% of poverty)

Household size: 4 - Gross monthly income: $2,422 (130% of poverty) - Net: $1,863 (100% of poverty)

Household size: 5 - Gross monthly income: $2,836 (130% of poverty) - Net: $2,181 (100% of poverty)

Household size: 6 - Gross monthly income: $3,249 (130% of poverty) - Net: $2,500 (100% of poverty)

Household size: 7 - Gross monthly income: $3,663 (130% of poverty) - Net: $2,818 (100% of poverty)

Household size: 8 - Gross monthly income: $4,077 (130% of poverty) - Net: $3,136 (100% of poverty)

Each additional member: Add $414 for Gross and $319 for NET Income

FOOD STAMPS PROGRAM OFFICES - CONTACT

  • Alabama 334-242-1700
  • Alaska 907-465-3347
  • Arizona 1-800-352-8401
  • Arkansas 1-800-482-8988 501-682-8269
  • California 877-847-FOOD (3663)
  • Colorado 1-800-536-5298
  • Connecticut 1-800-842-1508
  • Delaware 800-464-4357302-255-9500
  • District of Columbia 202-724-5506
  • Florida 1-866-762-2237
  • Georgia 1-800-869-1150 (outside metro area) 404-657-9358 (inside metro area)
  • Guam 671-735-7245
  • Hawaii 808-643-1643
  • Idaho 211 or 1-800-926-2588
  • Illinois 1 800-843-6154 TTY: 1-800-447-6404
  • Indiana 1-800-622-4932 1-888-403-0864
  • Iowa 1-877-347-5678 1-888-426-6283
  • Kansas 1-888-369-4777
  • Kentucky 1-800-372-2973
  • Louisiana 1-888-524-3578
  • Maine 1-800-442-6003
  • Maryland 1-800-332-6347 - 410-767-7327
  • Massachusetts 1-866-950-3663
  • Michigan 1-855-275-6424
  • Minnesota 1-888-711-1151
  • Mississippi 1-800-948-3050
  • Missouri 1-800-392-1261
  • Montana 1-800-332-2272
  • Nebraska 1-800-383-4278
  • Nevada 1-800-992-0900 or 775-684-0615 (ext. 40500)
  • New Hampshire 1-800-852-3345 (ext. 4238) 603-271-6941 local 1-800-852-3345 ext. 6941
  • New Jersey 1-800-687-9512609-588-2405
  • New Mexico 1-888-473-3676 505-827-7783
  • New York 1-800-342-3009 Upstate 1-877-472-8411 NYC only
  • North Carolina 1-800-662-7030
  • North Dakota1 800-755-2716
  • Ohio1-866-244-0071
  • Oklahoma 405-521-3444 - 405-525-4850
  • Oregon 211 or 1-800-723-3638
  • Pennsylvania 1-800-692-7462 TDD 1-800-451-5886
  • Puerto Rico 877-991-01011-787-724-7373
  • Rhode Island 401-462-5300
  • South Carolina 1-800-768-5700
  • South Dakota 1-877-999-5612
  • Tennessee 1-866-311-4287
  • Texas 211 or 512-973-9203 option 21-877-787-8999
  • Utah 1-866-526-3663
  • Vermont 1-800-479-6151
  • Virgin Islands 1-340-774-2399
  • Virginia 1-800-552-3431 or 804-692-2198
  • Washington 1-877-501-2233
  • West Virginia 1-800-642-8589
  • Wisconsin 1-800-362-3002
  • Wyoming 1-800-457-3659

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