The State of Florida food stamp program and MyFlorida Access is there to help those in need. This page will help you learn how to apply to receive assistance, where to find the online application, check account balance, determine eligibility requirements, make changes to your case and more. It also provides local contact resources for those persons who have difficulty with their account over the internet.
Note: The author of this page is NOT connected or affiliated with the State of Florida program. This page is here to provide important information and to hopefully be of assistance to those who are seeking help. See the website url at www.myflorida.com/accessflorida/.
Common FL Food Stamp Questions
These are some of the most frequently asked questions about the Florida Food Stamp program, also commonly known as MyFlorida ACCESS. Read along to find out the answers to these and other questions that will help locate what you need.
1. how to apply
3. income guidelines
4. income and benefit calculator
5. check balance
6. 24 Hour Online Login Access
How to Get to My Access Florida?
The first thing to do is to get onto a computer with an internet connection.Then go to the website url www.myflorida.com/accessflorida/.
When the main page loads, you can then login to your My Florida ACCESS Account, get information about your application / case 24 hours a day. It is a good idea to acquaint yourself with the various resources that the State provides on their website. There are several account activities that you can perform, such as to request additional monies, request or see the balance of your benefits, get an update on your SNAP food stamp application, check your eligibility requirements and more.
If you want to apply for food stamps, EBT, SNAP or other assistance, then their website is also the site to go to complete the online application to open a case or follow up on your current case.
See this important link for 24 hour access, open a new account, login to a current assistance account, to apply for benefits, prescreening, or to just determine if you are eligible.
Customer Call Center Phone Number: 1-866-762-2237
Where Can You Use Your EBT Card, SNAP Benefits?
It is easy to find a local retailer that welcomes SNAP EBT customers. Just go to the locator tool page and then click the ‘Select Location’ button and enter a starting location. This handy locator tool will create and download a spreadsheet file detailing stores and businesses that would accept your EBT card.
- SNAP Retailer Locator Tool
- How to Apply for SNAP for food and cash assistance in FL
- Food Assistance Program Fact Sheet
Video: How To Set up a New My Access Account
The above video shows you step by step tips and instructions for FL account set up.