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A federal USDA program that helps you put healthy foods on your table every day!

vegetablesWho Is Eligible

You may be eligible if:

You may still qualify if your income is over limit if your household includes someone 60+ or with a disability. But we'll consider the resources you own (with a few exceptions, like your home and certain retirement accounts).

If Your Application Is Approved

You’ll get money every month you can use to buy food at many stores & farmers markets.

  • If anyone is under 65, your benefits will be added to a Vermont EBT Card.
  • If everyone is 65 or older or receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI), your benefits will be deposited as cash into your bank account.

How To Apply

There are two ways to submit an application. You can apply online using the myBenefits portal or you can submit a paper application by following the steps below. 

  1. Print Form 202 or call 1-800-479-6151 to request a copy.
  2. Complete and sign it.
  3. Submit it by:

Additional Benefits

If you get 3SquaresVT:

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