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Got NJ food stamps? Check this out!

Got NJ food stamps? Check this out!

You can use your NJ food stamps card for so much more than groceries! Use your NJ food stamps to get cheap admission to museums, low-cost Internet services and so much more! Keep reading for details – you don’t want to miss this excellent NJ food stamps deals!

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Got NJ food stamps? You may also qualify for these programs!

Amazon offers steep discounts on Amazon Prime membership for low income customers! With your NJ food stamps card, you can get free two-day shipping and free streaming access for about half price. You’ll need to verify that you receive food stamps or Medicaid to get this incredible price.

Cell phones and service are available FREE from several agencies who serve low income customers. If you qualify for NJ  food stamps, you may qualify for a FREE smartphone and FREE monthly service (including data)!

Internet is essential to daily life. You could qualify for Internet as low as $5 per month! We’ve found incredible deals from providers like Comcast, CenturyLink, AT&T and more! Learn how to get discounted Internet services here!

Power companies may provide free weatherization services, free appliances and other perks for low income customers. We’re investigating companies across America to see what hidden and relatively-unknown programs are available for their customers.

Property tax exemptions for low-income seniors and disabled veterans may be available from your local county assessor’s office. Contact your assessor’s office for more information, including income limits and application instructions.

Student loans? If you qualify for NJ food stamps, you also qualify for income-based repayment plans! These plans can cost you as little as ZERO dollars per month and can even result in total loan forgiveness! Get the details on these low income student loan repayment plans here!

Veterinary care is so expensive! If you need help paying for pet care, we’ve found some resources for you.

YMCA usually offer discounts for low income individuals and families. If you’ve got NJ food stamps, you may be able to get a discounted membership to your local YMCA! Since details vary by location, you’ll need to contact them directly for more information.

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Your NJ food stamps can help you save money on admission!

You can also take your NJ food stamps card across state lines and enjoy free or discounted museum at partners in New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware and others!
For your convenience, we’ve organized our free and discounted museum admission list alphabetically by city.
You can use out-of-state EBT cards in some cases. We’ve ensured that all the Museums for All partners have green titles, so you can easily identify which museums accept cards from all 50 states! Check our other state lists to see what your Nebraska EBT card can do!
In New Jersey, the Families First Discovery Pass program provides those enrolled in state assistance programs with free or highly discounted admission to arts and history organizations, venues, and programs.  Residents who receive benefits through SNAP, WFNJ, Child Care Subsidy and/or WIC are eligible for free or steeply discounted cultural programs throughout the State.
You cannot pay admission with the EBT card. It is important to remember that you cannot pay for admission with your EBT card. You will show the card to receive the discount but you will need to pay the remaining admission price, if any, in cash or with a credit/debit card.


Battleship New Jersey – FREE

From their website, the “Battleship will offer complimentary self-guided tours to families who present the New Jersey Families First Card. Just show a valid Families First Card at our Ticket Office and your family will experience a free tour of the World’s Greatest Battleship.”


Hamilton House Museum – FREE

Explore life in nineteenth century America and the events and people of the nineteenth century.  Enjoy free tours and event admission for families of up to 5 people, when you present your Families First Card.


Hunterdon Art Museum – FREE

The Hunterdon Art Museum offers changing exhibitions of contemporary art, craft and design and showcases works by internationally recognized and emerging contemporary artists.

Get free admission to the museum’s galleries by calling 908-735-8145 to reserve your free tickets up to a day in advance. You will be asked to present your EBT card when you visit.


Grounds for Sculpture – FREE

This beautiful garden is a museum, sculpture garden, and arboretum on 42 picturesque acres.

Free general admission is available with your Families First Card, though that is not valid on special events, programs, or membership. Please use code “FFDP” online at checkout and present your Families First card upon arrival. You should note that capacity is limited and tickets for a specific date/time may not always be available


Passaic County Arts Center/John W. Rea House – FREE

Enjoy visual and performing arts at the arts center.


Hoboken Historical Museum – FREE

The Hoboken Historical Museum is open six days per week and is located in the historic machine shop on Hudson St.  Entry is free when showing your NJ food stamps card.

Jersey City

Nimbus Arts Center – 50% discount

Receive 50% off all NimbusPRESENTS performances in-person or online. 25% of all tickets for each performance will be available either online with the code “familiesfirst” or by presenting your WIC Guide or Families First Card at the Box office.


Museum of Early Trades and Crafts – FREE

The museum works to preserve and interpret the tools used before the rise of industrialization in the United States, and has over 8800 artifacts related to 21 different trades, consisting  of mostly hand tools and the products that were produced by them.

As a NJ food stamps card holder, you and your immediate family (up to 5 people total) have access to regular museum admission for free. Present card or guide at reception for discount. For regular museum admission, not valid for specialty events or programs.


Riverfront Renaissance Center for the Arts – 50% discount for youth

Youth art education workshops are available at a 50% discount, for all those 18 and younger.  Use code: FFDP when registering online.

Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center – $2 per person

This center has lots to keep your interest including daily artist demonstrations in the Glass, Pottery, and Flameworking Studios, cultural exhibits in the Folklife Center, a Nature Trail to walk, and even the world’s largest hand-blown glass bottle!

Up to 2 adults can receive this discount with your New Jersey EBT card, and it’s not able to be used during the Festival of Fine Craft. Free admission for children in the household under 17.


Montclair Art Museum – FREE

For over 100 years, the Montclair Art Museum has prided themselves on their ability to engage people of all ages, as they are inspired by art and the history of it.


Morris Museum – FREE

Free admission to the galleries for up to five visitors with your NJ food stamps card, and free day-of tickets to the Bickford Theatre, subject to availability.


Cornelius Low House – FREE

This house is more than 280 years old!  It has survived essentially unaltered, and is one of two remaining buildings from the once-thriving early New Jersey settlement of Raritan Landing.

East Jersey Olde Towne Village – FREE

The village is an open air museum, with a collection of historic buildings, including 16 original, reconstructed, and replicated 18th and 19th century architecture.


Historical Society of Princeton – FREE

Free admission to Updike Farmstead for 2 adults and up to 6 children. Present card or guide at admission desk for discount.


New Jersey Choral Society – FREE

The New Jersey Choral Society sets aside 20 tickets per performance for free admission, up to 4 tickets per card. Call 201-379-7719, to reserve tickets in advance, then the Families First Discovery Pass card or WIC guide must be shown at the box office to pick up your tickets. Click here to find concert dates and locations.


Wallace House & Old Dutch Parsonage – FREE

The Old Dutch Parsonage was constructed in 1751. While living at the Dutch Parsonage, the Reverend Hardenbergh sold 95 acres of land and a small farmhouse to John Wallace who built an eight-room Georgian style mansion adjoining part of the existing farmhouse. It was the largest house built in New Jersey during the Revolutionary War.

Admission is free for everyone.


Old Barracks Museum – FREE

In 1758, during the French and Indian War, the Old Barracks was constructed by the colony of New Jersey as a response to petitions from residents protesting compulsory quartering of soldiers in their own homes. The building has been a museum for over a century, and has frequently been used as a symbol for the state of New Jersey.​

Free admission for daily tours and some special events. Not valid for Tavern Night, May Tea, Candlelight Tours, Colonial Ball, and others. Select “member” when purchasing ticket online.


The Theater Project – $2 per person

Tickets $2 per person, for up to 6 people. Use code “FFDP” online at checkout.


Dey Mansion Washington’s Headquarters – FREE

The Dey Family home was General George Washington’s Headquarters during the summer and fall of 1780. Explore life in Colonial America and the events and people of the American Revolution.  You can enjoy free tours and event admission for families of up to 5 people, with your Families First Card.

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