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Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Employment and Training
For SNAP (food stamp) recipients, Workforce Solutions offers one-on-one job search assistance and support services through the SNAP Employment & Training (E&T) program.
What does SNAP E&T provide?
SNAP E&T is a no-cost employment program designed to give SNAP (food stamp) recipients the assistance and support they need to find a job. Based on available funding, SNAP E&T can provide:
- Job search assistance including job referrals
- Support services such as transportation assistance, child care and work-related expenses
- Job skills assessment
- Career counseling and planning
- Training in basic and occupational skills
- Work experience
- Referrals to other community services
Am I eligible for SNAP E&T?
The SNAP E&T program is only available to SNAP (food stamp) recipients. Eligibility for SNAP is determined by the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC). For more information about the SNAP (food stamp) program including eligibility requirements and how you can apply, please click here.
How can I learn more?
If you are a SNAP (food stamp) recipient and want to learn more about SNAP E&T, please attend one of the weekly orientations* at the three Career Centers in Austin.
6505 Airport Boulevard, Suite 101-A
Orientation: Fridays at 9:00am
6505 Burleson Rd
Orientation: Mondays at 9:30am
ACC's Eastview Campus
3401 Webberville Road, Building 1000
Orientation: Fridays at 10:00am
* Please call to confirm orientation times prior to your visit.
Workforce Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. Auxiliary aids and services are available, upon request, to persons with disabilities. Relay Texas: 800.735.2989 (TDD) / 711 (Voice).