This program is offered by the University of Massachusetts Medical School

Public Benefit Programs

Supplemental Nutritious Assistance Program (SNAP)
Residents of Massachusetts can purchase nutritious food at neighborhood grocery stores by using the Supplemental Nutritious Assistance Program or “SNAP” (formerly called Food Stamps). SNAP benefits are provided by the federal government and administered by the Department of Transitional Assistance.  Individuals who participate in SNAP are families with children, elders, and people with disabilities. 

Transitional Aid to Families with Dependent Children (TAFDC)
Transitional Aid to Families with Dependent Children (TAFDC) is a state and federally funded program which provides cash assistance to families with children and pregnant women in the last 120 days of pregnancy with little or no assets or income.  To apply for TAFDC, please contact the Department of Transitional Assistance’s Application Information Unit at 1-800-249-2007, or your local Transitional Assistance Office.

Emergency Aid to the Elderly, Disabled, and Children (EAEDC)
Emergency Aid to the Elderly, Disabled, and Children (EAEDC) is a state funded program which provides cash assistance to those in need to stabilize their lives.  To apply for EAEDC, please contact the Department of Transitional Assistance’s Application Information Unit at 1-800-249-2007, or your local Transitional Assistance Office.

TANF Regulations for MA
Learn more about Massachusetts regulations for TAFDC, EAEDC and SNAP (formerly known as Food Stamps).

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