Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Assistance)
ALERT: SNAP Benefit Delay
Coloradans who currently receive additional food assistance through SNAP will see those additional benefits delayed for April as states await guidance from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. You will receive your normal, pre-pandemic level of benefits on time as regularly scheduled, but additional benefits will be delayed until at least April 11.
If this delay causes a hardship for you or your family, there are options available to help, including local food banks and pantries. Please check this website regularly for updates. We will also be sharing updates on social media.
ALERTA: retraso en el beneficio de SNAP
Los residentes de Colorado que actualmente reciben asistencia alimentaria adicional a través de SNAP verán que esos beneficios adicionales se retrasarán para el mes de abril mientras los estados esperan la orientación del Departamento de Agricultura. Recibirá el monto de asistencia normal que recibía antes de la pandemia a tiempo, según lo programado regularmente, pero los beneficios adicionales se retrasarán hasta al menos el día 11 de abril.
Si esta demora causa una dificultad para usted o su familia, hay opciones disponibles para ayudar, incluidos los bancos de alimentos y las despensas locales. Consulte este sitio web con regularidad para obtener actualizaciones. También compartiremos actualizaciones en las redes sociales.
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP): A food assistance program in Colorado, formerly known as food stamps. SNAP provides food assistance benefits on a monthly basis as part of a federal nutrition program to help low-income households purchase food.
- In person with Broomfield Benefits Team (BBT)at 100 Spader Way, Broomfield, CO 80020.
- Online at PEAK
- Download and print an application to apply in person.
- BBT Call Center: 720.887.2290 between 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
- Email: email@example.com
- In Person: Health and Human Services building, 100 Spader Way, Broomfield, CO 80020
Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) cards are issued to receive the SNAP benefits for a household and can be used at most grocery stores to buy food with those SNAP benefits, ensuring that families have access to a healthy diet.
- EBT cards are issued from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday in Broomfield.
- Replacement card are available during office hours at Broomfield Health and Human Services or any Human Services office in Colorado.
- Manage your EBT account here
For more information on the SNAP program and eligibility requirements click the icon below.
Employment First (EF): Colorado’s SNAP Employment and Training program increases the employment and earning capacity of ALL SNAP recipients by providing free access to the Employment First curriculum, supportive services, skills and credentialing resources. Employment First provides job search skills workshops, work experience sites, assistance with resume/cover letter and interviewing skills to help increase job placement, retention and higher wages.
To Contact: Broomfield Employment First Specialist 303.464.5593