How To Apply For EBT Card In Washington

There are additional requirements on how to apply for an Electronic Benefits Transfer debit card in Washington, below we list some of these additional requirements. Some states provide a ebt card application online or one that you can download, print and submit to the SNAP benefits department in WA. If you already receive Washington SNAP benefits and need to know how to check your ebt card balance online or by phone number, Washington EBT Balance.

Washington SNAP Benefits Department
Washington State Department of Social and Health Services

Washington SNAP Benefits Program
Washington Basic Food Program

Washington EBT Application
In order to apply for a Washington EBT card you need to find the nearest Washington Department of Social or Human Services. To find the nearest SNAP benefits office in your state, find your local WA SNAP Office.To apply by phone you can call the Washington Information Hotline number at 1-877-501-2233. If you are looking to apply for SNAP benefits online, apply for Washington food stamps online.

Washington SNAP Benefits Eligibility
In order to apply for SNAP benefits in Washington an applicant must meet the criteria set by the USDA SNAP Eligibility Requirements. The applicant must also provide the required documentation which would include a valid social security number for each household member, as requested by the state. Personal real estate, personal vehicle or personal property may not disqualify a family from receiving these benefits, assets such as bank accounts should not exceed $2000, $3000 if the home has an elderly or disabled occupant.

Households must have a gross monthly income at or below 130% of the Federal poverty guidelines. After allowable deductions a household's net monthly income should be 100% or less of the Federal poverty guidelines in order to be eligible for SNAP Benefits. Adults who are residing in the current household must meet work requirements as outlined by the program. You can view additional details about how to apply for WA SNAP Benefits by using the SNAP Pre-Screening Eligibility Tool. To specifically find out if you qualify for Washington SNAP Benefits you can use their Pre-Assessment Screening Service.

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