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We all need food to be healthy and do well for ourselves, our families and our community. Food assistance programs can help you get the food you need. 

SNAP (food stamps)

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly food stamps) is the most common food assistance program used in Multnomah County, our state and the nation. Below is a quick reference to see if you might qualify for SNAP.
El Programa de Asistencia de Nutrición Suplementaria (SNAP) puede ayudarle a obtener los alimentos que necesita para usted o su familia. SNAP es un programa de asistencia nutricional antes conocido como las Estampillas de Comida.

2016 Oregon SNAP Household Income Guidelines (185% Federal Poverty Level)

Persons in family Annual Monthly Weekly
1 $21,978 $1,832 $422.65
2 $29,637 $2,470 $569.94
3 $37,296 $3,108 $717.23

Monthly amounts go up $642 for each additional person.

Learn how to apply for SNAP