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SNAP (Food Stamps)

Location: Niagara Falls Office, 301 10th Street, Niagara Falls, NY

Walk-in Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.- 3:45 p.m.

Telephone Hours: 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.  (716) 278-8400 

The SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) Program helps low-income people and families buy the food they need for good health. Working families, persons on fixed incomes, and those of any means need to meet the income test for household size. Benefits are provided on an electronic card that is used like an ATM card and accepted at most grocery stores. More information can be found at the OTDA website: and


  • Calling 2-1-1 (Upstate), 3-1-1 (NYC) will provide SFSP information
  • USDA National Hunger Hotline:  866-3-HUNGRY or 877-8-HAMBRE
  • More information can be found at:
  • Online mapping tool is available to locate the nearest open sites:
  • You may also use the text hotline - texting "food" or "comida" to 877-877 will provide the closest open site data information

The SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) was formerly known as Food Stamps.



Eat Smart NY Nutritional Education Video in English. 





Haga clic aquí para ver el Eat Smart NY Nutricional Educación vídeo en español


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