Division of Family Support

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ The Division of Family Support administers the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as food stamps, the Kentucky Transitional Assistance Program, Kentucky Works Program, Family Alternatives Diversion Program and the Medicaid programs.

The division also manages the Community Services Block Grant, the Nutrition Education Program, the SNAP Nutrition Education Program (formerly known as food stamps), the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program and State Supplementation and particpates in administration of electronic benefit transfer cards and develops policy for all division program areas.