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An individual must fill out and submit an application to our agency to be considered for SNAP benefits.

Online: mybenefits.ny.gov

In writing: Print and mail or fax the SNAP Application and How to Complete the SNAP Application forms to your local department of social services. Completed applications can be faxed to 858-6834. Completed applications can be mailed to: Erie County Department of Social Services; P.O. Box 120; Buffalo, NY 14201; Attention: SNAP Division.