Sharon Scott-Chandler says struggling families will lose a critical boost with the end of COVID SNAP benefits

Source: GBH News

BOSTON, MA – January 10, 2023

The state’s Department of Transitional Assistance says extra pandemic food assistance from the federal government is ending soon. Congress recently moved to phase out the SNAP benefits which amount to an extra $95 a month.

GBH News interviewed ABCD President and CEO Sharon Scott-Chandler about the impact on struggling families.


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And check out this FAQ from the Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance.