ORANGE, NJ - The County of Essex released important new information requiring childless participants in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (aka Food Stamp Program) to either be employed twenty (20) hours a week or participate twenty (20) hours a week in a New Jersey SNAP approved work program.

Essex County Department of Economic Development and Training and Employment offer a variety of employment opportunities and opportunities for training. 

If you are interested or need more information you can contact the SNAP office at 1-855-450-3109.