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What are Food and Nutrition Services and how are they issued?
Am I eligible for Food and Nutrition Services?

Question: What are Food and Nutrition Services and how are they issued?
Answer: Food and Nutrition Services help low-income individuals purchase food. Authorized benefits are placed into accounts at a bank. The benefits are accessed at grocery stores using Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) cards. EBT cards work like debit cards. For more information or instructions on how to use the card, please contact your local county Department of Social Services or visit the US Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Services web site.

Question: Am I eligible for Food and Nutrition Services?
Answer: The amount of Food and Nutrition Services you may receive will be determined by the following:

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