Okeechobee

List of County Towns: Basinger, Cypress Quarters, Fort Drum, Okeechobee, Taylor Creek, Up the Grove Beach

Emergency Management Contact:

Okeechobee County Emergency Management
707 NW 6th Street
Okeechobee, FL 34972
Phone: (863) 763-3212
Website: http://www.co.okeechobee.fl.us/departments/emergency-management

Local 2-1-1: 211 Palm Beach/ TreasureCoast

 

DISASTER SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (D-SNAP; Food For Florida)

To qualify, individuals:

Eligible individuals and families should pre-register by visiting this link but they must also visit an established location in person to apply.  Pre-registering will reduce the wait time for the in-person interview.  It is requested that only the head of household should come for to the in-person interview.

This program is not for current food assistance recipients. Current food assistance households not receiving the maximum amount will get additional September/October benefits automatically added to their EBT card within five days of their own county opening the D-SNAP site.

Okeechobee County DSNAP applications have closed.  If an individual missed the application date, they should send their contact information to the Florida Department of Children and Families:

Customer Call Center, 1-866-762-2237 (Florida Relay 711)
Agents available 8am to 5pm Mon-Fri