This is a supplemental food program to help stretch the family food budget when purchasing groceries. Only non-taxable food items are allowed for purchase by this program. Benefits are available to most people receiving Temporary Assistance, as well as others with low income.
You can now go to www.MyBenefits.ny.gov. To determine if you are eligible for SNAP click on the “Am I Eligible” tab.
For a brochure on how to use your benefits, click HERE.
For additional information, click HERE.
Eat Smart NY program of the Hudson Valley, click HERE.
United States Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service ( USDA FNS), click HERE.
To Apply for SNAP
For SNAP applications and instructions on how to complete and application, click HERE.