SNAP into BabySteps

Monthly deposits for your children's future

Every Massachusetts child enrolled in both the BabySteps Savings Plan and SNAP within one year of their birth or adoption is eligible to receive a monthly deposit of $10 to their MEFA U.Fund 529 account for one year. Parents or guardians can enroll below.

ALERT: SNAP into BabySteps Application Processing Update

Please note that the Office of Economic Empowerment is receiving a high volume of emails from families interested in enrolling in SNAP into BabySteps. We are processing applications on a rolling basis.

Enroll in the BabySteps Savings Plan

Take the first step in saving for your children's future

Sign up for a MEFA U.Fund 529 account through the BabySteps Savings Plan within one year of your children's birth or adoption to be eligible for the monthly SNAP into BabySteps deposits.

Non-Parents or Guardians Can Enroll Children, Too!

If you are not a legal guardian of a child, complete our non-parent or guardian verification form below.

Enroll in Other Languages

Our online verification forms are available online in Spanish and as PDF documents in other top spoken languages in Massachusetts. Visit our service page to enroll in your language.

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