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SNAP for Older Adults

Millions of older adults are eligible for food assistance from SNAP, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. See if you qualify and learn how SNAP can help pay for food and ensure good nutrition as you age.

A senior Black man is enjoying a salad with his wife at lunchtime.

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