Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program - SNAP

Overview

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as Food Stamps, helps eligible individuals and families afford the cost of food at supermarkets, grocery stores and farmers’ markets.

SNAP Time Limits for Able-Bodied Adults without Dependents (ABAWDs): What you should know

Important Messages about SNAP

Due to an annual update to the maximum  and minimum benefit allowed by federal law, some SNAP households will see a slightly lower SNAP benefit starting on October 1st.  Notices about this change are being mailed to SNAP households. Please follow this link to learn more.

Debido a la actualización anual del beneficio máximo y mínimo permitido por ley federal, algunos beneficiarios de SNAP recibirán una cantidad (beneficio) un poco más bajo comenzando el primero de octubre. El anuncio de este cambio ha sido enviado a hogares que participan en el programa de SNAP. [Si desea más información favor clic aquí

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SNAP recipients in Connecticut must report when their household’s total monthly gross income goes above 130% of the federal poverty level (FPL). Please follow this link to learn more about income reporting requirements.

Mensaje Importante sobre SNAP

Beneficiarios de SNAP en Connecticut tienen que reportar cuando el total del ingreso bruto mensual de su hogar exceda el 130% del nivel federal de pobreza (FPL) Oprime aquí para obtener más información.