Tanf EBT Card Restrictions

The Arkansas Division of Workforce Services announces to all current and future Transitional Employment Assistance (TEA) and Work Pays recipients that it is illegal to use an ATM or make purchases with your TANF Program EBT card at the following locations:

  • Any Liquor Store
  • Any Gambling or Gaming Casino
  • Any Horse Racing Track
  • Any Dog Racing Track
  • Any Strip Club

Doing so can result in the loss of your TEA or Work Pays benefits!

TANF EBT Restrictions Questions & Answers

EBT Restriction Signage


The Information Desk is here to provide help and information to our customers who choose to contact us by telephone, email or fax. Our goal is to ensure that the customer’s issue is resolved to the customer’s satisfaction. To do this, the Information Desk staff will periodically contact customers to ensure their question or issue was handled in a satisfactory manner.

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m

Telephone Number:
1-855-225-4440
501-682-2121

Street Address:
#2 Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR 72201

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 2981
Little Rock, AR 72203

Email Address:
ADWS.Info@arkansas.gov

Fax Number:
501-682-8845



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