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Health Alerts

Food Resources

Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP)

  • Healthy food for low-income seniors

Emergency Food Hotline

  • Telephone number: 866-888-8777

SNAP Recipients

  • SNAP can now be used to shop online for groceries:
  • SNAP benefits cannot be used to pay delivery fees. Be sure to confirm an online store delivers to your home address.


  • Program that offers food assistance for low income, pregnant, or breastfeeding women with children up to age 5.
  • Phone number: 800-522-5006