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Project Bread works to fully enroll individuals in state and federal nutrition programs as well as refer callers to local food resources. For more information about any of the below resources, call Project Bread's FoodSource Hotline at 1-800-645-8333.

FoodSource Hotline

Our FoodSource Hotline—a toll-free hotline that is the only comprehensive statewide information and referral service in Massachusetts for people facing hunger—can connect you to food resources in your community.

1-800-645-8333

TTY: 1-800-377-1292

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COVID-19: Hunger & Food Resources

Here is a list of food resources and assistance programs for all Massachusetts residents during the COVID-19 crisis. From getting help to buy groceries, meal delivery, free meals for kids, and more. 

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Department of Transitional Assistance

Information on SNAP and to request a food stamp application.

1-800-249-2007

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Getting SNAP

Need help paying for food? Learn if you are eligible for SNAP—a federal nutrition program that provides eligible residents with monthly financial assistance to pay for groceries. 

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Summer Eats: Free Meals for Kids & Teens

Summer Eats serves free meals to kids & teens while school is out (June, July, & August) at more than 1,100 sites across MA. No registration or I.D. necessary. Just drop in.

Find a location near you:

Call: 1-800-645-8333 (Project Bread's FoodSource Hotline)

Text: "FOOD" or "COMIDA" to 877-877

Visit: www.meals4kids.org (or click the button below)

Summer meals are provided free of charge to children and teens 18 and under.

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WIC (Women, Infants, and Children)

Information on nutrition and health services for women, infants, and children.

1-800-942-1007

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