VERMONT FARMERS TO FAMILIES FOOD BOX DISTRIBUTIONS

Welcome!

May will be the final month of Farmers to Families. The Vermont Foodbank is launching a new food box program called Full Plates VT. Learn more here, www.vtfoodbank.org/gethelp.

More great ways to access food

3SquaresVT – Boost your grocery budget to shop at your local grocery store, convenience store, farmers market, or online. Click here to learn more. For application assistance call 1-855-855-6181, or text VFBSNAP to 855-11.

WIC - Healthy food and support for you if you are pregnant or a parent or caregiver for a child under the age of 5.  Call 2-1-1 or text VTWIC to 855-11.

CSFP – The Commodity Supplemental Food Program is a federal nutrition program which offers free monthly boxes of staple foods to income-eligible adults over the age of 60.  Learn more and apply here.

Find a food shelf – The Vermont Foodbank partners with 215 food shelves, meal sites, senior centers, homeless shelters and out of school programs across the state. Find a site near you.

Health Care Share program at Vermont Youth Conservation Corps. We provide a free produe CSA through health center ad hospital networks to patients/households experiencing food insecurity and/or diet related illness. Our members are referred through primary care providers but it is not a formal "prescription" program. 

If you are age 60 or older, call the helpline 1-800-642-5119 to reach your local Area Agency on Aging for personal assistance with 3SquaresVT, getting meals delivered to you at home, and more.

Call 2-1-1 or visit the USDA Meal Finder to find their nearest location for meals for children 18 and under.

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