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How To Get Food Help

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has many programs to help people get food. We want you to know what help there is. We grouped the programs in this booklet by the people they can help. Immigrants can get food help from all of these programs.

Resource | Policy Memos
SNAP - Multi-Program Periodic Report Forms

Some State agencies have adopted a version of simplified reporting (SR) for other programs, such as Medicaid and the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program (TANF), and are using multi-program report forms for the various programs, including SNAP. A question has been asked whether multi-program reporting forms that request information required by the other programs but not by SNAP are permitted under SNAP regulations.

Resource | Research | Nutrition Education
Nutrition Education and Promotion: The Role of FNS in Helping Low-Income Families Make Healthier Eating and Lifestyle Choices - A Report to Congress

This report responds to the charge in the explanatory statement of Chairman Obey, entered into the Congressional Record Feb. 23, 2009, regarding the request from Congress in the conference report for the Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2009 (PL 111–8). The conference report included the following directive:

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History of the Food Stamp Program (FSP) to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Time line of the Food Stamp Program (FSP) to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)