Managing Agency Washington

Program Description

The Washington Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) helps low-income individuals and families obtain a more nutritious diet by supplementing their income with SNAP benefits.

General Program Requirements

In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Washington.


In order to qualify, you must have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below the following amounts:

Household Size* Maximum Income Level (Per Year)
1 $15,678
2 $21,112
3 $26,546
4 $31,980
5 $37,414
6 $42,848
7 $48,282
8 $53,716

*For households with more than eight people, add $5,434 per additional person. Always check with the appropriate managing agency to ensure the most accurate guidelines.

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

Online applications are available for this benefit by visiting the Washington Connection website.

You may also contact your local SNAP administering agency to apply for this program by visiting the Office Locator page. 

Program Contact Information

For further assistance, please visit the Washington Basic Food Assistance website.

or call:
Phone: 877-501-2233
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. PST, Monday-Friday

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