SNAP provides nutrition benefits to supplement the food budget to families in need to purchase healthy foods on their own time.

Can SNAP Help You?

SNAP is here to help

SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) is administered by the USDA to provide nutrition assistance to low-income individuals and families. SNAP provides funds to purchase your own groceries on your own schedule. You can access the hotline by phone at 1-855-944-FOOD (3663).

Please be advised of upcoming holiday closures for the SNAP hotline:

Thanksgiving Time:

  • Wednesday 11/23 (closing at 12pm)
  • Thursday 11/24
  • Friday 11/25

Winter Holiday

  • Friday 12/23
  • Monday 12/26

New Years

  • Friday 12/30 (closing at 12pm)
  • Monday 1/2

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Who Qualifies?

If your household income falls below a certain range, you may be eligible for SNAP assistance. Check the chart to see if you qualify.

Household Size
Gross Monthly Income
Each Additional Member
+ $631
How to Apply

The SNAP Hotline can help you determine whether you qualify for SNAP, and help with your application for SNAP benefits. You can access the hotline by phone at 1-855-944-FOOD (3663) or by email. Additionally, you can apply for SNAP through the Iowa Department of Human Services website.

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