Advocating on Behalf of Food Stamp Claimants
A Guide to Rights & Resources
The food stamp program has been a vital safety net for
homeless and low-income individuals.
However, national studies have shown that the program is not reaching
many homeless people. Less than half of
the homeless population receives food stamps although most are likely eligible.
This easy-to-read booklet explains who is eligible for food
stamps, how to receive them, and how to use them.