NJ SNAP-Ed is a part of the national Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) which provides food assistance benefits to those who need them. We share tips on how to make healthy food choices for you and your family. And how to add physical activity to your everyday routines, too.
All it takes is just a few minor changes to your eating and shopping habits.
You’ll be surprised how easy it is to add physical activities to your daily routine.
New Jersey’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, NJ SNAP, provides food assistance to families with low incomes to help them buy groceries through a benefits card accepted in most food retail stores and some farmers markets. You can use SNAP benefits to stretch your food budget and buy nutritious foods that can keep you and your family healthy.
Eligibility is set by several factors such as income and resources. To be eligible, a single person can have a gross monthly income of $1,968. A household of three can have a gross monthly income of $3,349 (figures valid October 2020 – September 2021).LEARN MORE