The Department of Social Services now offers a program in Food and Nutrition Services called SNAP. SNAP stands for Simplified Nutritional Assistance Program.
Individuals must meet the following criteria to be eligible for SNAP:
- Receive SSI, (individuals may have other income as well)
- Age 65 or older
- Not living in an institution
- Residing in North Carolina
- Purchasing and preparing food separately from other people living in the home
*NOTE: Married individuals living in the same home cannot be considered a separate household
If you are eligible, you will receive monthly food stamps and an EBT Card. Your case will be automatically certified for a three-year period.
How to apply:
|Granville County Social Services
410 West Spring Street
Oxford, NC 27565
Mail, FAX or Drop-Off: