More than 30 million households receive Food Stamp Benefits. Your household may be eligible for SNAP if:
- All members are U.S. citizens, have lived legally in the U.S.A. for 5 or more years, or have certain refugee or protected status.
- Your household has moderate savings accounts or investments
- Your combined income meets the requirements below
Talk to a local agency for other exceptions.
Remember that this information is meant only as a guide.
|Food Stamp Eligibility Guide|
Food Stamp Eligibility Guide (starting October 1st, 2009)
|If your household has this many people (including children):||Your household’s monthly income (before taxes) is less than:|
|For each extra person, add $405 to the allowed monthly income.|
Is it possible to eat healthy on a food stamp budget?
Visit www.FoodStamped.com to find out.