What is SNAP?

Supplemental Food Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as food stamps, is the cornerstone of the federal food safety net, providing supplemental food benefits to those in need, half of whom are children. To learn more you can go to the USDA’s website or the Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services’ website.

How do you qualify for SNAP?

Second Harvest Food Bank works with its partner agencies to help educate and connect eligible people with available benefits. Agencies will determine your eligibility, help you complete the application at a convenient and safe location, submit your documentation to social services, and let you know what to expect moving forward. Please fill out the form below and we will connect you to an agency near you within 3 business days. Asterisk indicates required fields.

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