Food Stamps, Cash Assistance

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Question: I'm 16 and have a 6 month old baby, could i apply for foodstamps?

Answer:

The Department of Economic Security (DES) has a program called Nutrition Assistance. This is the same as food stamps. In order to find out if you are eligible you will have to go through an interview to see if you qualify. You can get the forms to apply by going to any DES office, have them mailed to you or apply on line. You can contact DES by phone or email. Their phone number is: (602)542-9935 or 1-800-352-8401. Their website is www.azdes.gov. You can click on nutrition assistance and get the information you will need.

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