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SNAP – Questions and Answers on SNAP-Ed Response to COVID-19

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DATE: June 4, 2020
SUBJECT: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) – Questions and Answers on SNAP Nutrition Education (SNAP-Ed) Response to COVID-19
TO: All SNAP Regional Directors

The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is issuing the attached set of questions and answers to address inquiries received about the implementation of SNAP-Ed in response to COVID-19.

FNS is grateful for your continued partnership in responding to the current public health emergency and ensuring SNAP households receive the nutrition assistance they need. The agency is ready to provide any additional technical assistance to state agencies as they seek to maintain operations and serve participants.

Jessica Shahin
Associate Administrator
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program


Page updated: April 18, 2023

The contents of this guidance document do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. This document is intended only to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law or agency policies.