Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) - Food Stamps

Monroe County Assistance Office - Department of Public Welfare

General Information
Description of Service: The Food Stamp Program helps people with little or no income buy nutritious food. SNAP benefits are not cash. they come on an electronic card that you use like a bank card to buy food. Most grocery stores take food stamp benefit.
Location: Stroudsburg
Geographic Area: Route 209 & Tanite Road, Stroudsburg, PA
Territory: Monroe County
Facility/ADA Access: Handicapped Accessible
Intake Procedure: Accept Walk-In applications during normal work hours (7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) or can apply on-line at COMPASS website: www.compass.state.pa.us
 
Client Information
Intended Participants: All individuals.
Gender: Either
Languages Spoken: English and Spanish speaking staff; also uses Language Line
Eligibility: To get SNAP benefits, your income and your other resources have to be under certain limits. Need to contact agency for guidelines.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation: Normal hours of operation: (7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.), website 24 hrs, 7 days a week.
 
Contact Information
Contact's Phone: 570-424-3030 or 1-877-905-1495
Physical Site Address 1: 1972 West Main Street
Physical Site Address 2: Suite 101
Physical Site City, State, Zip: Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Main Phone: 570-424-3030 or 1-877-905-1495
Fax: 570-424-3915
Web Address: www.compass.state.pa.us
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs and Services
Affiliated Agency:
PA Department of Public Welfare (DPW)
Affiliated Program: Monroe County Assistance Office - Department of Public Welfare
This Service: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) - Food Stamps
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Food Stamps/SNAP (NL-6000.2000)