State Grocery Stores, Pharmacies Invited To Be WIC VendorsThe Department of Public Health is inviting Connecticut grocery stores and pharmacies to apply to participate in the state's food assistance program for women and children.
SNAP Benefit Reduced
DSS Extends Benefits for Thousands
Food Stamp Debit Cards Again Active After Computer Problem Clients of the Connecticut Department of Social Services and similar agencies in nine other states are not currently able to access their food stamp benefits using the debit-style card now used for the program.
Hearings For 15 State Workers In Food Aid FraudFifteen state employees suspected of fraudulently applying for federal food assistance after Tropical Storm Irene hit Connecticut have been referred for disciplinary proceedings.
Help Announced For Food Stamp Recipients Who Lost Food In StormMore than 208,000 Connecticut households will get help replacing food that spoiled during flooding or power outages from Tropical Storm Irene.