Food Stamp Application

Apply at the center.

The Food Stamp Program helps people with low income get the food they need for good health. Food Stamp benefits are used in place of cash to buy food. Most people must spend some cash along with their food stamp benefits to buy enough food for a month.

The Food Stamp Section has the responsibility for administering the State of Arkansas Food Stamp Program within the Division of County Office Operations. The Section is responsible for the following: analysis of issues, laws, regulations governing the Food Stamp Program. The Food Stamp Section develops policy and procedures, monitors compliance with Federal Regulations which relate to timeliness, accuracy and compliance with regulations governing delivery of Food Stamp benefits.

In addition, the Food Stamp Section coordinates with county office staff and information systems to ensure the Information System produces correct client/benefits information.