1120.000.00 Application Process

1120.005.05 SNAP Program Explanation

IM-71 August 31, 2023; IM-83 December 8, 2016; IM-27 May 1, 2014; IM-78 August 25, 2004; IM-27 March 19, 2004

When asked about the SNAP Program, FSD staff shall:

All customers are encouraged to contact the FSD Info Center (855-373-4636) for assistance.

FSD staff shall review the following materials and corresponding policies with each SNAP applicant:

  • IM-31F Applying for SNAP benefits
  • IM-4CC Child Care Subsidy Brochure

Note: If the applicant’s language proficiency is not English, provide the applicant with translated materials (as available) from the intranet.

FSD staff shall review the following eligibility requirements with each SNAP applicant during the interview or as appropriate:

Enter a comment in the eligibility system confirming that the aforementioned materials and policies were reviewed with each applicant.

Each FSD staff and/or applicant shall complete the following forms upon application or recertification:

  • Application for SNAP (FS-1)
    • Eligibility Statement (Interview Summary, for FTF interviews or if requested by an applicant)
      • Note: Staff must review the Interview Summary but have the option to print if there is a SNAP-only application.  Applications in conjunction with another program must be printed.
    • Expedited Service Notice (for initial applications only)
    • Missouri Voter Registration Application
    • If applicable:
      • Referral for Social Security Number (SSN-1)
      • Applicable Release(s) of Information
      • Request For Information