IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR SNAP HOUSEHOLDS WHO HAVE LOST FOOD DUE TO RECENT FLOODING AND STORMS AND/OR RELATED POWER OUTAGES
This includes food that became unsafe to eat if you lost power or food that was damaged due to flooding.
Remember: SNAP households get SNAP benefits to replace food they purchased with their SNAP benefits but was lost or tossed due to a household misfortune.
- Here’s a link to DTA’s SNAP misfortune webpage and the updated form that households can fill out and upload to their DTAConnect Account or send to DTA.
- Households can also report the misfortune by phone by calling the DTA Assistance Line (877 382 2362), selecting their language and then pressing 5, then 1.
Here’s MLRI’s SNAP misfortune webpage