5 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT S.N.A.P.
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.
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