TANF Cash Help Benefits and DART PassesTexans who get TANF cash help benefits are given a Lone Star Card by the state of Texas. The Lone Star Card is an Electronic Benefit Transfer card that is used like a debit card. Learn more about the Lone Star Card.
Purchase DART Passes with the Lone Star Card
A person with TANF benefits and a Lone Star Card might not be able to buy a DART pass if:
- There are no TANF benefit funds in the person's Lone Star Card account.
- There aren't enough TANF benefit funds in the person's Lone Star Card account.
DARTmart / 1401 Pacific (Akard Rail Station) / Dallas / 75202 /
DARTmart at Akard Station open 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. weekdays
Learn more about the Lone Star Card
Texas residents may learn whether they are eligible for benefits here:https://www.yourtexasbenefits.com/ssp/SSPHome/ssphome.jsp
Learn what SNAP and TANF pay for here:https://hhs.texas.gov/services/financial/lone-star-card/lone-star-faqs
SNAP is the new name for the Food Stamp program.
TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) is cash benefits.