Eldercare Q&A January, 2018
Closing the Food Stamp “SNAP Gap”
Q: Are a lot of eligible elders not getting food stamps?
A. Yes. More than 40% of low-income elders eligible for the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), commonly known as “food stamps,” are not on the program. Q&A ElderCare January 2018 CLOSING THE SNAP GAP 11 30 17