Food & Nutrition Services

The Food and Nutrition Services program is designed to promote better nutrition for low-income families by increasing their ability to purchase healthy foods. Eligibility for the Food and Nutrition Services program is based on certain requirements that must be met for each applicant for and recipient of benefits.      


The amount of the allotment varies according to the number of eligible household members, income, resources, deductions and other eligibility factors. Additionally, allotments are based on the date that the agency receives your application. If you think you may be eligible, you should file your application immediately.

For more detailed information about eligibility requirements, please call 910-219-4812.