OHC helps educate qualifying individuals on resources that are available to help meet their needs. S.N.A.P. which was formerly known as food stamps, is a program where people get assistance to buy basic needs like groceries. These benefits are calculated based on things such as income and the number of dependents you have.
5 Things to Know About S.N.A.P.
1. What Can I Buy with SNAP?
Fruits and vegetables.
Meat, poultry and fish.
Bread, pasta and grains, such as rice and oats.
2. What Can I NOT Buy with SNAP?
Tobacco, cigarette and vape products.
Non-food items, such as pet food, toiletries and cleaning supplies.
Vitamins and supplements.
Prepared foods meant to be eaten in a store.
Live animals, unless you are buying shellfish removed from the water.
3. How Do I Apply for SNAP?
Online | Arkansas | https://www.access.arkansas.gov/
In-Person Application | Arkansas | English | https://humanservices.arkansas.gov/images/uploads/dco/DCO-0215.pdf
In Person Application | Arkansas | Spanish | https://humanservices.arkansas.gov/images/uploads/dco/DCO0215%20Spanish.pdf
4. Where Do I Apply?
Benton County | Arkansas | 900 SE 13th Court, Bentonville, AR 72712
Madison County | Arkansas | 1013 North College Avenue, Huntsville, AR 72740
Carroll County | Arkansas | 304 Hailey Road, Berryville, AR 72616
5. How Do I Know if I Qualify?
Quick Reference Eligibility Guide | https://humanservices.arkansas.gov/images/uploads/dco/QuickReferenceSNAPEligibilityCharts1.pdf