Would like to get food stamp only. I still have insurance from my job
Q) Hi my name is Martha and I’m leave long term disability from work and last year end up having heart failure the Edema cellulitis in my legs then went back to work Because end up losing my apartment I went back know I was not ready or healthy so I work then on April 14 end up in the hospital and have infection in my blood and confuse and a fever of 103 so my leg got worse then I end up in ICU forgot who I was then they send me to a nursing home for therapy for my leg at the nursing home I end up In emergency room lost my memory.
I have liver cherosis I pay rent and my car and little of could of light and gas I get only 1634.00 a month rent is 1000 car 396 a month light and gas and still have to pay co pay on my Doctor visits that I have like crazy i try buy food i have to limited myself since I’m on no salt food and 1200 calories I’m trying save my liver . Lose over 300 pound by now . Would like to get food stamp only I still have insurance from my job my walking is not good I lose my balance I get dizzy and did not want do this but here I’m need help at less for food stamp I have rent recipes I pay my car online I believe I’m behind a week it’s a van2005 need it . And plus my cell phone it’s 50 . This my number 7*******3 thank you hope to hear from agent in public aid
A) I’m so sorry to hear about your health problems and the financial difficulties you’re facing. It sounds like you’ve been through a lot in the past year.
I’m glad to hear that you have health insurance, but I understand that your medical expenses are still a burden. I’m also glad to hear that you’re losing weight and taking care of your liver.
I would definitely recommend applying for food stamps. You can apply online or at your local Department of Social Services office. You’ll need to provide some information about your income and expenses, but the application process is relatively simple.
Once you’re approved for food stamps, you’ll receive an Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card. You can use this card to purchase food at authorized retailers.
I hope this information is helpful. Please let me know if you have any other questions.
To apply for food stamp benefits, or for information about the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), contact your local SNAP office. You can find local offices and each State’s application on the USDA national map. Local offices are also listed in the State or local government pages of the telephone book. The office should be listed under “Food Stamps,” “Social Services,” “Human Services,” “Public Assistance,” or a similar title. You can also call your State’s SNAP hotline numbers. Most are toll-free numbers.