SNAP (Foodshare)

What is SNAP?

SNAP is the new name for the improved Food Stamp program in Wisconsin.

SNAP is today's food and nutrition program designed to help create a healther Wisconsin. It is "A Recipe for Good Health" and provides wider access, ease of use, and information about good nutrition.

SNAP benefits are spent using a debit card called the Wisconsin QUEST card. The card is used to purchase food at participating grocery stores.

How do I apply?

Individuals interested in applying can apply in the following ways:

  • Contact the East Central Call Center at 1-888-256-4563, Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 8am-4pm, Thurs 12pm-4pm
    • Apply for benefits
    • Report a change
    • Complete a renewal
    • Ask a question
  • Online via ACCESS
    • Changes can also be reported via ACCESS
  • Apply in person during our Lobby Hours 8:00am - 4:30pm

(The reception staff will register requests for assistance and give options    on how customers can make an application.)

How do I find out more?

FoodShare Wisconsin Summary

Wisconsin Quest Card

Eligibility Pre-Screener


To report changes, apply for benefits, complete renewals, or to check benefits contact the East Central Call Center.

Phone: 1-888-256-4563

Hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 8am-4pm, Thurs 12pm-4pm

Changes can also be reported online at