Follow these step to apply for SNAP benefits.

What to Bring

It’s best to give us a call to discuss what you will need to bring, but here are a few items you will likely need:

  • Identity citizenship status documentation (bring one of the below):
    • Government-issued ID (Drivers’ License, U.S. Passport, green card, etc.)
    • Social Security Number and card
    • Legal immigration documents (U.S. Passport, Green Card, Work Authorization Card, Naturalization Certificate)
  • Benefit Card
  • Current employer and income information (pay stubs, letter from employer, SSI, etc.)
  • Banking Information (bank statement)
  • Housing, shelter, or utility expenses (current lease, statement from landlord, etc.)

*Note: We need documents from every member of your household.

How to Enroll

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, all SNAP services are currently being offered over the phone. Call us at the numbers listed here for assistance.

Bring your documents to a SNAP office, which are located throughout the city. Our staff will walk you through the application process and can offer assistance for other services.

Become re-certified

When you need, we can assist you in getting SNAP renewed. Our sites are located throughout the five boroughs to help.