The Oregon Food Bank distributes emergency food boxes to an estimated 780,000 people who are hungry in Oregon and Clark County, Wash.
Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
WIC is a federally funded special supplemental nutrition program that serves pregnant women, breastfeeding women with children under 12 months of age, non-breastfeeding women with children under 6 months of age and infants and children under 5 years of age. Fathers, grandparents, foster parents or other guardians may apply for WIC for their children.
The Meals on Wheels program provides home-delivered meals to people in need.
Oregon Housing & Community Services
The OHCS assists with food programs mostly operated by volunteers. Food is acquired by private donations and the programs are coordinated through regional coordinating agencies.
The Oregon Helps Web site can help you find out if you might be eligible for several programs that serve families and children.
Publications and data
You can get more information about food benefits from the
Food Stamp caseload comparison - to prior months by branch and Service Delivery Area.
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