CRT’s SNAP Outreach Program
CRT’s SNAP Outreach Program helps low-income families apply for SNAP benefits, which will help them purchase food (such as fruits, vegetables and whole grains) they need for good health. Through its outreach efforts, CRT works with local agencies, advocates, employers, community and faith-based organizations, and others to reach out to eligible low-income families who are not currently participating in SNAP and share information about the nutrition benefits of the program and to help them make an informed participation decision.
CRT’s SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) Outreach is available to anyone living on a low or fixed income that is currently living in Hartford or Middlesex County. SNAP can put more food on your table for you and your family.
CRT’s SNAP Outreach will:
- Determine your potential eligibility for SNAP benefits
- Assist you with completing the SNAP application
- Submit your SNAP application to the DSS/ConneCT website for you
- Follow up throughout the SNAP process
You will be able to securely access your SNAP account, view information, update information and upload any new documents needed for your DSS benefits through the DSS/ConneCT website.
Need Help Getting SNAP benefits?
Apply for SNAP benefits to get access to healthy, nutritious food for you and your family.
UPDATE: Starting on June 2, 2020, individuals can now use their SNAP benefits to purchase eligible food online for delivery or curbside pickup at participating food retailers. For more info, please visit the Connecticut SNAP information site.
To speak with a SNAP Outreach specialist and apply, please call:
In Hartford County: 860-560-5765
In Middlesex County: 860-347-4465 ext. 227
All services are free and confidential.
This project has been funded at least in part with Federal funds from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The contents of this publication do not necessarily reflect the view or policies of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
Este proyecto fue financiado por lo menos en parte con fondos federales del Departamento de Agricultura de EE. UU. El contenido de esta publicación no refleja necesariamente los puntos de vista o políticas del Departamento de Agricultura de EE. UU., ni la mención de nombres de negocios, productos comerciales u organizaciones implica el aval del Gobierno de EE. UU.
Click here to download the USDA Nondiscrimination Statement for SNAP.
For more information
If you are currently not receiving SNAP benefits, and would like to do so, please come to our office at Wethersfield Avenue, or give us a call.
SNAP Outreach Program
395 Wethersfield Avenue, Hartford
Telephone: (860) 560-5765
Office Hours: Mon – Fri 8 am – 4 pm
Funding provided by:
This material was funded by USDA’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program – SNAP.
Este material se desarrolló con fondos proporcionados por el Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP en inglés) del Departamento de Agricultura de los EE.UU. (USDA siglas en inglés).
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