D-SNAP at Convention Center This Weekend

Hurricane Ian Food Assistance Location
Posted on 12/01/2022
Ian UpdateMANATEE COUNTY, FL (December 1, 2022) – A Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (D-SNAP) location will be open for Manatee County residents Friday, December 2, through Sunday, December 4, for applicants to complete their in-person interview on-site. D-SNAP provides food assistance for individuals and families impacted by Hurricane Ian who are not receiving food assistance benefits through the regular Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

Residents of Manatee County who pre-registered online but did not have a chance to complete their D-SNAP phone interview can visit the D-SNAP location for an on-site interview or call the D-SNAP Call Center for a phone interview on the below dates and times. On-site interviews are not required if a phone interview was completed.

The Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) will reopen pre-registration for those who reside in the county who did not previously pre-register online before October 23.

Individuals are encouraged to pre-register online before coming on-site or calling the D-SNAP Call Center to complete their interview. Online pre-registration will be available at myflfamilies.com/dsnap from Friday, December 2, through Sunday, December 4.

On-Site Location for Manatee County: Bradenton Area Convention Center:
1 Haben Blvd, Palmetto, FL 34221
Dates: December 2 to 4, 2022
Hours: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Phone Interview Information Pre-register online:
Call: 888-348-0408 or 855-278-7136
Date: Sunday, December 4
Hours: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Current SNAP recipients are not eligible for D-SNAP and should not attend the on-site D-SNAP location. Applicants who were approved during the telephone interview for D-SNAP will receive their EBT card by mail and should not attend the on-site D-SNAP location. Individuals who do not live or work in Manatee County will not be served at this on-site D-SNAP location. To view the D-SNAP schedule by county and details on how to apply, visit MyFLFamilies.com/DSNAP.