SNAP Benefits to Decrease, Effective October 1, 2017

On October 1, 2017, the federal government will decrease Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. The chart below shows the maximum amount of benefits, by household size and how it will change for the upcoming federal fiscal year, October 2017 – September 2018. The amount of the decrease will depend on the number of people and the net income of the SNAP household. If you have specific questions, please contact your County Welfare Agency (CWA).