Disaster Food Stamp Benefits Avaiable December12-18 2012

D-SNAP (commonly known as Disaster Food Stamps) is a One-Time Benefit. D-SNAP disaster food stamp benefits will now be available for affected zip codes:

  • Coney Island, Brooklyn (zip code 11224 and 11235)
  • Red Hook, Brooklyn (zip code 11231)
  • Gerritsen Beach South of Allen Avenue, Brooklyn (partial area of zip code 11229)
  • Lower East Side, Manhattan (zip code 10002)
  • Staten Island: Southeast shore (zip code 10306), and North Midland Beach South of Seaview Avenue (partial area of zip code 10305)
  • The Far Rockaways, Queens (zip codes 11691, 11692, 11693, 11694, and 11697)

(Applicants must have lived in one of the ten zip codes or two partial zip codes on October 27, 2012.)

If you are aware of an affected zip code that was not included in D-SNAP designated areas, please email the zip code to: Jacki Vimo at jvimo@thenyic.org. Since the program is only open to application from December 12-18, please email us by 12noon Monday December 10.

Please find the one-page flyer on D-SNAP here DSNAP_Flyer_Dec2012.



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