BES Acting Administrator & Social Services Supervisor talk S.N.A.P. Benefits–Data Involving Increase of Program Applicants as a Result of COVID-19 Pandemic, with Patti
Written by Jeremie Charfauros on April 9, 2021
Acting Administrator for Bureau of Economic Security (BES) at Department of Public Health & Social Services (DPHSS), Christine San Nicolas, along with Social Services Supervisor for BES, Maria Cindy Malanum speak to Patti about an increase in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. San Nicolas & Malanum expound on the process of applying for SNAP benefits, and go over some of the disqualifying factors for the program.