Help us protect Louisiana's children. Report Child Abuse & Neglect: 1-855-4LA-KIDS (1-855-452-5437) toll-free, 24 hours a day, seven days a week

P-EBT for 0-5 Year Olds on SNAP

Will kids 0-5 years old get P-EBT?

 

USDA has announced that funding is available for P-EBT for children 0-5 years old who were receiving SNAP while child care centers were closed due to the pandemic, and DCFS is developing a plan to distribute those benefits to eligible families. We do not expect there to be an application process. Under current proposals, P-EBT benefits for eligible children 0-5 years old would be loaded automatically onto their household’s regular SNAP card. Stay tuned for more information.

View this site in another language: