Dsnap Locations And Schedule Announced For Terrebonne
Monday September 10, 2012 11:03 am - 1237 Views - Posted By Administration
DSNAP Locations and Schedule Announced for Terrebonne
The Louisiana Department of Family and Children Services has announced the schedule for DSNAP (Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) sites for those residents of Terrebonne Parish who were impacted by Hurricane Isaac.
The DSNAP sites in Terrebonne Parish will operate from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the following locations:
Bayou Black Recreation Center
3688 Southdown Mandalay Rd.
(Open Monday September 10 to Sunday September 16)
East Houma Bingo Hall
425 Grand Caillou Road
(Open Monday September 10 to Friday September 14)
Residents are encouraged to visit these sites on the below dates that correspond to the first letter of their last name and are subject to change.
9/10 -Monday (A-C)
9/11 -Tuesday (D-G)
9/12 -Wednesday (H-L)
9/13 -Thursday (M-R)
9/14 -Friday (S-Z)
9/15 -Saturday (A-Z)-Catch all day (Bayou Black site only)
9/16 -Sunday (A-Z)-Catch all day (Bayou Black site only)
To help expedite the application process, individuals can pre-apply for Hurricane Isaac DSNAP through Tuesday either online at www.dcfs.la.gov/preapply or www.getagameplan.org or by calling
1-888-LAHELP-U (888-524-3578) 24 hours a day. When applying by phone, callers should select the appropriate language and then select options 3 and 3.
DSNAP is an income eligibility based program to assist eligible households who do not receive regular SNAP benefits and who need help buying groceries due to lost income or damages following a disaster. Eligibility is determined by federal guidelines and is based on an individual's known or expected income, resources (such as cash on hand, saving and checking account balances) and unreimbursed disaster expenses during the disaster period of August 26 and September 24. For more information on income guidelines visit www.dcfs.la.gov or call 211.
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