Program DescriptionThe Michigan Food Assistance Program supplements the food purchasing power of low-income individuals and families. The U.S. Department of Agriculture funds 100 percent of this program. The state and Federal governments share administrative costs. The Department of Human Services (DHS) determines eligibility for food assistance.
General Program Requirements
Your Next StepsThe following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this benefit.
Application ProcessYou can apply online at https://www.mibridges.michigan.gov/access/.
The Department of Human Services (DHS) must help all persons fill out the application when requested. If you need help, please call or visit your local DHS county office:
If you need an interpreter, you may use one of your choice or the agency will provide one. If you are refused help in filling out the application, you may call 517-373-0707.
Program Contact Information
For more information, visit: http://www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,1607,7-124-5453_5527-21832--,00.html