|Service:||Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT)|
|Agency:||Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS)|
|Location:||540 Cedar St, St. Paul, MN, 55155-3604 Map|
An Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) card is the way people can get cash and food support benefits each month.
EBT is a payment method option available to recipients of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and all cash programs. EBT acts like a debit card at most automated teller machine (ATM) and point-of-sale devices. EBT cards can be obtained at the local county office for expedited SNAP households or by mail for all other applicants.
eFunds EBT Client Customer Service Helpline offers assistance in 38 different languages. Also, Department of Human Services (DHS) provides written material in Spanish.
Call eFunds Client Customer Service at (888) 997-2227 to report cards that are lost, stolen or damaged, to obtain account balances, to obtain recent transaction histories or to change your Personal Identification Number (PIN).
To access the EBT Administrative Terminal through the Web to find account balance status and transaction history go to http://www.ebtEDGE.com.
- Building Accessibility
- Accessible main entrance (zero step approach)
- Accessible public restroom
- Designated disability parking
- Languages other than English
Minnesota residents who are determined income and asset eligible for certain cash or food assistance programs.
Go to your county human services office card issuance area with proof of your identity.
There is no fee for this service. However there is a $2 charge for all replacement cards. EBT cards will only be replacement via the US Postal Service.
8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday
State of Minnesota
Telephone types, numbers and hours
|Main DHS number||
(651) 431 - 2000||8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday|
(877) 627 - 3848|
(800) 627 - 3529||8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday|
Statewide TTY Number
Dial 7-1-1 Learn More