NJ Food Stamp Program (NJ SNAP)

Middlesex County Office: 732-745-3500

NJ SNAP, formerly Food Stamps, is New Jersey's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program that can help low-income families buy the groceries they need to eat healthy.

Eligibility depends on several factors like income, household size, resources, etc.

Anyone wishing to apply for food stamp benefits may apply

  • In person at the Middlesex County Board of Social Services office in New Brunswick
  • Online at the New Jersey OneApp web site
  • Calling their Call Center at 732-745-3500

They also offer the elderly or disabled individual the convenience of a home visit for the initial interview and thereafter, a yearly telephone interview. To arrange a home visit, call 732-745-3533.

Elderly or disabled individuals unable to come to the office may also have another person, friend or relative (called an Authorized Representative), come to the office and be interviewed on their behalf. Applications are also available by mail. To have an application mailed to you, call the office at 732-745-3500 or 1-800-SOCIAL2, and select “0” to reach the Information Center.

181 How Lane
New Brunswick, NJ 08903

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