Food and Cash Programs for Noncitizens

Authored By
Education for Justice

This fact sheet talks about getting public benefits if you are not a citizen, how to get them, and what kinds of benefits you can get.

Can I get food stamps or other public benefits if I am not a US citizen?

There are public benefit programs that can help Minnesotans with food and cash. Whether you can get these benefits as a noncitizen depends on your immigration status and the date you got to the U.S.


Food Support Programs

Cash Assistance Programs