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      Who We Are

      DTA provides 1 in 8 Massachusetts residents with food and nutritional assistance, cash assistance, and employment supports.

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    • A map of Massachusetts

      DTA Office Locations

      The Department has 22 office locations across the Commonwealth, find the one closest to you.

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    • A group of students in a museum

      DTA Partnerships

      Through the museum partnership program, DTA clients receive discounted admission at local educational and cultural institutions when they show their EBT card. 

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      New EBT Restrictions

      Find out what and where you can’t buy using your EBT card.

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      Be Aware of EBT Scams

      If you suspect an EBT scam or fraud, call our Fraud Hotline at 1-800-372-8399.

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    • Important Update for Unemployment Compensation (UC) Claimants

      Important Update for Unemployment Compensation

      On January 3, 2013, President Obama signed the Tax Relief Extension Act. This law will extend Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC) benefits until the end of 2013. 

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