Simplified Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP)

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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)17045-hispanic-women-preparing-food-or
  • 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
Paper Application

Mail, FAX or Drop-Off:
Granville County Department of Social Services
PO Box 966
Oxford, NC 27565
FAX number: 919-693-1106


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