SNAP Outreach for Veterans

Veteran Outreach staff promote the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) to veteran communities by sharing culturally relevant items (brochures, seeds, etc.) and by providing navigational assistance during the benefits application process. To request free SNAP Outreach materials, click:  

How to Apply for SNAP benefits

  • The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is responsible for determining SNAP eligibility and handles all distribution of SNAP benefits to clients. To apply for SNAP benefits, go to
  • Need help completing your application for SNAP benefits? MSU Extension has partnered with the Food Bank Council of Michigan (FBCM) to offer navigation services for veterans applying for SNAP. To be connected directly to a FBCM SNAP navigator call (888) 544-8773 or visit