Albany County SNAP Benefits (New York)

Albany County Food Stamp Offices provide nutrition benefits through the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). SNAP, also known as food stamps, provides nutrition assistance for income-eligible households in Albany County, New York. Local Food Stamp Offices process applications for Albany County SNAP benefits, determine whether individuals or families meet the eligibility requirements, and provide nutritional education resources. Food Stamp Offices also help administer monthly food benefits, distribute food assistance, and accept applications for Albany County SNAP benefits. Food Stamp Offices provide information about their services or making an appointment online.

Albany County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Albany NY 162 Washington Avenue 12210 518-447-7300


Albany County Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices offer programs and services to assist children and families, such as emergency assistance, income support programs, and protective services. Many offer children's welfare services, including nutritional assistance in Albany County, New York. Food assistance can include monthly food benefits, access to food banks, and other nutrition assistance resources. Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices provide information on applying for SNAP benefits, meeting income eligibility requirements, and receiving food assistance. Albany County Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices list their resources and services on their website.

Albany Youth & Workforce Service Albany NY 175 Central Avenue 12206 518-434-5723

Colonie Youth Employment Service Albany NY 1653 Central Avenue 12205 518-456-2135