As of 2015, the informational telephone number for the state of Texas' food stamps program, called SNAP, is 211 or 1-877-541-7905. Hours of operation are Monday to Friday, 8 am. to 6 p.m. CST. Constituents with a speech or hearing difficulty should call 711 or another relay service.
Additional information about SNAP is available on the Texas state benefits web site, YourTexasBenefits.com. The site has a preliminary screening form that can be completed online to help a person determine whether or not she is eligible for benefits, and, if so, what types of benefits she can apply for through the state.