Meal Distribution for Those in Need

Farmers to Families Food Distribution

The Farmers to Families food box distribution is in a time of transition, as non-profits will soon take over distribution of the distribution of fresh produce, dairy products, and chicken.

Registration will stay the same once the effort is back, lease visit humanresources.vermont.gov/food-help or call 2-1-1 (or 866-652-4636) if you do not have access to the internet or are uncomfortable using it.

 

Food Resources

We encourage anyone struggling to access food to look into these other great resources:

  •  3SquaresVT – You could be eligible to receive a 3SquaresVT benefit or increase the benefit you already receive. To apply email 3svt@vtfoodbank.org, call 1-855-855-6181, or text VFBSNAP to 85511
  • WIC gives you access to healthy foods, nutrition education and counseling, and breastfeeding support. If you’re pregnant, a caregiver, or a parent with a child under five, WIC is right for you! To find out more and apply visit https://www.healthvermont.gov/family/wic or text VTWIC to 85511.
  • Find a food shelf – The Vermont Foodbank maintains a listing of food shelf locations at https://www.vtfoodbank.org/agency-locator.
  • CSFP – The Commodity Supplemental Food Program is a federal nutrition program which offers free monthly nutrition information and nutritious foods to income-eligible older adults. Learn more at www.vtfoodbank.org/csfp.
  • 2-1-1 – The Vermont 2-1-1 database contains detailed descriptions of programs and services available to Vermonters that are provided by local community groups, social service and health-related agencies, government organizations, and others.
  • Meal Programs for Older Vermonters – For more information about meals for older adults, please call the Helpline at 1-800-642-5119.
  • Visit vtfoodbank.org/gethelp

Contact Information

Headquarters
45 State Drive
Waterbury, VT 05671-1300
(800) 347-0488
(802) 244-8721
(888) 545-7598 (TTY)

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Information and Public Records Requests
mark.bosma@vermont.gov

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