This Module discusses the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare Food Stamp Program overview and quick facts.

Included in Module 1:

Overview
Rights and Responsibility
Purpose
Program Information
Administration
Receiving Benefits
Benefits of Participation
Idaho's Participation Rate
Application Questions
Quick Facts
Who Receives Food Stamps
How Much do Participants receive
Income Limits
How to Apply
Assets
Nutrition Education
Efficiency
The Food Stamp Program and Work

Last Update, January, 2019


References (click on links to view)

Eslami, E. (July. 2015). State trends in supplemental nutrition assistance program eligibility and participation among elderly individuals, fiscal year 2008 to fiscal year 2013. Mathematica Policy Research https://www.mathematica-mpr.com/our-publications-and-findings/publications/state-trends-in-supplemental-nutrition-assistance-program-eligibility-and-participation-among

Executive Order 13166, Improving Access to Services for Persons with Limited English Proficiency (8/11/00), available at http://www.justice.gov/crt/lep/13166/eolep.htm

Federal Interagency Working Group on Limited English Proficiency, Commonly Asked Questions and Answers Regarding Limited English Proficient (LEP) Individuals, http://www.lep.gov/faqs/faqs.html

USDA Economic Research Service, State Trends in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Eligibility and Participation Among Elderly Individuals, https://naldc.nal.usda.gov/download/45316/PDF (2010)

USDA Food and Nutrition Service, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program: Eligibility (last modified 12/30/2013), http://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/applicant_recipients/eligibility.htm

USDA FNS, Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (last modified 09/07/17), http://www.fns.usda.gov/fdpir/about-fdpir

USDA FNS, Immigrant Eligibility Requirements (last modified 10/02/17), http://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/applicant_recipients/eligibility.htm#immigrant

USDA FNS, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program: Guidance on Non-Citizen Eligibility (June 2011),

https://fns-prod.azureedge.net/sites/default/files/Non-Citizen_Guidance_063011.pdf

Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, 42 U.S.C. 2000d - 2000d-7, available at http://www.justice.gov/crt/about/cor/coord/titlevistat.php

7 C.F.R. 272.6 - Nondiscrimination Compliance, available at http://www.law.cornell.edu/cfr/text/7/272/6

7 U.S.C. § 2020 (e), Administration: Requisites of a State Plan of Action, available at https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/7/2020

Ziliak and Gundersen/Meals on Wheels, Senior Hunger in the United States (2009),

https://www.nfesh.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Senior+Hunger+in+the+United+States+2009.pdf

 Ziliak, J.P. & Gundersen, C. (August, 2017). The state of senior hunger in America 2015: An annual report. National Association of States United for Aging and Disabilities https://www.nfesh.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/State_of_Senior_Hunger_2015-Annual_Report1.pdf