Learn How to Appeal SNAP Program Denials
If your application for food stamps was denied, you have several options. First, however, it is important to go over the denial guidelines set by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and your state’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). While the procedures in each state are similar, some states may have different steps for making an appeal.
If you ps decision, you must also understand why your application was rejected. You may need to prove that the reason for the application denial ought not to apply to you, or that the benefit amount for which you were approved was not correct. To learn more about application denials and how to handle one, continue reading below.
Common Reasons for a Denied SNAP Benefits Application
Before reviewing the food stamps appeal process, it is important to know why you were not approved for SNAP benefits. (more…)