How do I get approved for food stamps?

Answer Complete an ApplicationGo to your local Department of Children and Families for an application. Bring the necessary information such as a picture ID., Social Security cards, and birth certificates ... Read More »

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Approved Foods for Iowa Food Stamps?

The State of Iowa offers two main food assistance programs. The first is the Food Assistance Program, which provides electronic benefit cards which can be used to buy groceries at grocery stores, s... Read More »

Can you buy food online using food stamps?

No, as of June 2010, you cannot use food stamp benefits to purchase food online. According to the United States Department of Agriculture, "There are technical reasons why SNAP EBT cards cannot be ... Read More »

Do food stamps cover baby food?

Food stamps can be used to purchase baby food. Food stamps cannot be used to buy liquor or non-food items such as cleaning products and soap. Pregnant women or mothers of young children may also ... Read More »

Do food co-ops accept food stamps?

Food co-ops are community based nonprofit organizations that provide nutritious food at low cost for individuals and families in need. Most of these co-ops participate in the SNAPS program and acc... Read More »