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Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Online Application



Need help? 

Visit your local DPA office or call the Virtual Contact Center (VCC) at 800-478-7778.

If you don’t have an email and want to apply for SNAP Benefits:

Applicants have the right to file an application to secure their benefit start date with just their name, address, and signature. However, if you submit your application to us without filling out the questions that apply to your case, you will have to answer them before you can get benefits.

If you encounter technical issues while trying to complete or submitting your form, please contact the support desk at aries.ssp.support@alaska.gov.

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