Formerly called Food Stamps, this program helps low-income families buy groceries they need to eat healthy.
In order to be eligible, you must have a total household income of $1815 for yourself plus $642 per extra person. Eligibility is determined based on your household income and is decided through the Board of Social Services.
SNAP is distributed through the Families First EBT card monthly.
Required to comply with a plan to get out of welfare and to participate in work activities for 20 hours a week.
Information on food stamps - http://www.foodstamps.org/new-jerseyAPPLY ONLINE - https://oneapp.dhs.state.nj.us/