Putnam County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office

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Putnam County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Contact Information

View Address and Phone Number for Putnam County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office, a Food Stamp Office, at Old Route 6, Carmel NY.


Name
Putnam County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office
Address
110 Old Route 6
Carmel, New York, 10512
Phone
845-225-7040

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About the Putnam County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office

The Putnam County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office, located in Carmel, NY, administers the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) for Carmel residents. Often called "food stamps," SNAP benefits provide nutrition assistance for income-eligible households. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) oversees the SNAP program, and SNAP Offices distribute benefits to Carmel residents. The program reduces food insecurity and poverty by providing supplemental nutrition assistance for low-income households.

You may contact Food Stamp Offices for questions about:
  • Carmel food stamp eligibility
  • Applying for food stamps and SNAP food benefit
  • Calculating SNAP benefits
  • Finding stores that accept SNAP, EBT cards, and food stamps
  • EBT cards and account balances
  • Problems with SNAP benefits

Putnam County Food Stamp Program Statistics

Find Putnam County Household Food Stamps Coverage, Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage, and Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Putnam County Household Food Stamps Coverage
 Putnam CountyNew York
Households (Total)34,3167,302,710
Receiving Food Stamps1,167 (3.4%)1,110,617 (15.2%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps33,149 (96.6%)6,192,093 (84.8%)
Putnam County Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Putnam CountyNew York
Households Below Poverty Line1,512 (4.4%)1,062,870 (14.6%)
Receiving Food Stamps352 (30.2%)555,536 (50.0%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps1,160 (3.5%)507,334 (8.2%)
Putnam County Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Putnam CountyNew York
Households At or Above Poverty Line32,804 (95.6%)6,239,840 (85.4%)
Receiving Food Stamps815 (69.8%)555,081 (50.0%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps31,989 (96.5%)5,684,759 (91.8%)