On-site D-SNAP Location for Dixie, Gilchrist, and Levy Counties Open Saturday, September 30 through Monday, October 2
September 28, 2023
For Immediate Release: September 28, 2023
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Department of Children and Families (Department) Secretary Shevaun Harris announced a Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (D-SNAP) location will be open for Dixie, Gilchrist, and Levy counties on Saturday, September 30 through Monday, October 2 for applicants to complete their in-person interview on-site. D-SNAP provides food assistance for Florida residents impacted by Hurricane Idalia who are not receiving food assistance benefits through the regular Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).
Individuals who reside or work in Dixie, Gilchrist, and Levy counties who pre-registered online but did not have a chance to complete their D-SNAP phone interview can visit the D-SNAP location for an in-person interview. In-person interviews are not required if a phone interview was completed.
The Department will reopen pre-registration for individuals who reside or work in these counties and did not previously pre-register online. We encourage individuals to pre-register online before coming on-site to complete their interview. Online pre-registration will be available at www.myflfamilies.com/DSNAP from Saturday, September 30 through Monday, October 2, 2023.
D-SNAP On-Site Location, Dates, and Times:
Suwannee River Fair and Livestock Pavilion
17851 90th Avenue
Fanning Springs, FL 32693
Dates: September 30-October 2, 2023
Hours: 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
- Current SNAP recipients are not eligible for D-SNAP and should not attend the on-site D-SNAP location.
- Applicants who were approved during the telephone interview for D-SNAP will receive their EBT card by mail and should not attend the on-site D-SNAP location.
- Florida residents that do not live or work in Dixie, Gilchrist, or Levy counties will not be served at this on-site D-SNAP location.
The Department will open D-SNAP locations in each county that has been approved for D-SNAP. On-site locations and dates for each county will be announced as they open. D-SNAP is not available at Disaster Recovery Centers or the Department’s Family Resource Support Centers.
To view the D-SNAP schedule by county and details on how to apply, visit www.myflfamilies.com/DSNAP.