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State Benefits

State Benefit Application Assistance

In addition, we offer State Benefit Application Assistance for SNAP (Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program – formerly the Food Stamp Program) to help clients complete the application and begin to receive benefits.

We can also assist with applications for:

FITAP – Family Independence Temporary Assistance
KCSP – Kinship Care Subsidiary Program
Voter Registration

Walmart Foundation helps support CCNLA’s State Benefit Application Assistance program by their generous grants.

* Our staff is multilingual and can also assist clients who do not speak English as their primary language.

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English.  Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the agency (state or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at:  https://www.usda.gov/sites/default/files/documents/ad-3027.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling (833) 620-1071, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to:

  1. mail:Food and Nutrition Service, USDA1320 Braddock Place, Room 334Alexandria, VA 22314; or
  2. fax:(833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or
  3. email:[email protected]

This institution is an equal opportunity provider. 

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