Get Food Assistance
Dial 211, toll free
211info connects people with basic needs – food, shelter, bills (Monday - Friday, 8 am - 6 pm).
Apply for SNAP (food stamps)
You don't need to be unemployed or on other assistance programs to qualify. Even if you or someone in your household is working, you may still be eligible. Questions? Call 211 (211info).
- Apply online, download and print the application or get a copy at any DHS office.
- Fill in the information.
- Turn it in at your local DHS office.
Find a food bank
Oregon Food Bank (OFB) is a network of 915 hunger-relief agencies. Call (503) 282-0555 to find emergency food boxes and meal sites near you.
School-age children and teens in Oregon can participate in a variety of meal programs through their schools and local parks. Call 211 (211info) for programs in your area.
(DHS) offers help through Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF), the Oregon Health Plan (OHP) and other programs.
Please note that Partners for a Hunger-Free Oregon does not administer these programs.