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SNAP - How To Apply

Clients can apply for SNAP benefits by filling out an online application or faxing/mailing a print application.


How to Apply - Step-by-Step


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Online Application

Step One

Step Two

Step Three

  • After receiving your application, a DCFS employee will call you to conduct an interview over the phone, saving you time. Please provide a valid telephone number for contact purposes, or
  • If a face-to-face interview is requested, you may schedule an appointment with any DCFS parish office.

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Print Application

Step One

Step Two

Step Three

Choose one of the following options:

  • Mail the completed form to the Document Processing Center:
    • DCFS Economic Stability
      P.O. Box 260031
      Baton Rouge, LA 70826

  • Drop off at the nearest local office
  • Or fax the completed form to:
    • (225) 663-3164

Step Four

  • After receiving your application, a DCFS employee will call you to conduct an interview over the phone, saving you time. Please provide a valid telephone number for contact purposes, or
  • If a face-to-face interview is requested, you may schedule an appointment with any DCFS parish office.

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Questions?