How do I get an EBT card in NYC?

How do I get an EBT card in NYC?

How to Apply

  1. You can apply online on ACCESS HRA.
  2. You can call our Infoline at 718-557-1399 to have an application mailed to you.
  3. You can pick up an application at one of our SNAP centers.
  4. SNAP Applicants can fax an application to MARU at 917-639-1111.
  5. You can also print out an application and drop off at a SNAP center:

How do I check the status of my SNAP benefits in NY?

The toll-free number 1-888-328-6399 – is available in Arabic, Chinese, English, Haitian-Creole, Italian, Korean, Russian, and Spanish to recipients 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. You may use the helpline to: Check your SNAP or cash account balance information. Hear your last ten transactions.

How much are SNAP benefits in NY?


Household Size Maximum Allotment
1 $250
2 $459
3 $658
4 $835

How do I check my SNAP benefits in Illinois?

You can also check your status by phone by calling the IDHS helpline at 1-800-843-6154. When prompted, from the available list of options, choose “food stamps” then “case status.” You will need your Social Security number and your case number in order to progress through the system and check your status.

How long will the extra food stamps last in NY?

Governor Hochul Announces $234 Million in Additional Food Assistance for May. Governor Kathy Hochul today announced that all New Yorkers enrolled in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program will receive the maximum allowable level of food benefits for May.

How do I withdraw cash from my EBT card in Illinois?

To use an ATM to withdraw cash or check your balance:

  1. Follow the ATM instructions for inserting or scanning your Illinois Link card.
  2. Enter your PIN.
  3. Choose either the “Cash Withdrawal “or “Balance Inquiry” option.
  4. Select the “Checking” option.
  5. Enter the amount of cash you want to withdraw.