The federal government offers to help low-income people buy food through their Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP). This program is formerly known as the food stamp program. Although it is a federal government program, it is run by state or local agencies.

Click here to check if you’re eligible to receive SNAP benefits

Below is a list of all 50 US states. Locate your state to get started.

State
Apply
Local SNAP Office
SNAP Hotline
Alabama
334-242-1700
Alaska
907-465-3347
Arizona
1-800-352-8401
Arkansas
1-800-482-8988
California
1-877-847-FOOD
Colorado
1-800-536-5298
Conecticut
1-800-842-1508
Delaware
1-800-372-2022
District of Columbia
202-671-4200
Florida
1-866-762-2237
Georgia
1-877-423-4746
Hawaii
1-808-643-1643
Idaho
1-800-926-2588
Illinois
1-800-843-6154
Indiana
1-800-403-0864
Iowa
1-877-347-5678
Kansas
1-888-369-4777
Kentucky
1-800-372-2973
Louisiana
225-219-0351
Maine
1-800-442-6003
Maryland
1-800-332-6347
Massachusetts
1-866-950-3663
Michigan
1-855-275-6424
Minnesota
1-888-711-1151
Mississippi
1-800-948-3050
Missouri
1-855-373-4636
Montana
1-800-332-2272
Nebraska
1-800-383-4278
Nevada
1-800-992-0900
New Hampshire
1-800-852-9700
New Jersey
1-800-687-9512
New Mexico
1-888-473-3676
New York
718-557-1399
North Carolina
1-866-719-0141
North Dakota
1-800-755-2716
Ohio
1-866-244-0071
Oklahoma
405-521-3444
Oregon
1-800-723-3638
Pennsylvania
1-800-692-7462
Rhode Island
401-462-5300
South Carolina
1-800-616-1309
South Dakota
1-877-999-5612
Tennessee
866-311-4287
Texas
1-512-973-9203
Utah
1-866-526-3663
Vermont
1-800-479-6151
Virginia
1-800-552-3431
Washington
1-877-501-2233
West Virginia
1-800-642-8589
Wisconsin
1-800-362-3002
Wyoming
1-800-457-3659