Finding your local food stamp office is beneficial if you need to apply for assistance through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's program. The food stamp program is officially known as Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, and the food stamp offices are referred to as SNAP offices. Using the USDA's website, you can easily locate a SNAP office near you. You can also contact the agency directly for help finding one.
Visit the USDA's Nutrition Assistance homepage (see Resources). Click on "More" next to "Applicants and Recipients."
Click on "How Do I Find a Local SNAP Office?" Locate and click on your state on the SNAP map.
View the contact information for the food stamp offices in your area. If you are not sure which office is closest to you, click on "SNAP Office Near You." Choose your county or district from the list.
Tips & Warnings
- If you are unable to find the closest food stamp office using the map, call the SNAP Outreach Assistance program in your state. The representative will assist you in finding the nearest office. This telephone number is visible for your particular state after you click on your state on the map. You can also contact the National SNAP Center by using the website contact form (see Resources).
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