Project Bread's toll-free FoodSource Hotline refers callers to food resources in the community as well as provides them with information about school meals, summer meal sites for kids, elder meals programs, hot community meals, and more. If the caller does not already receive help through Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program SNAP/food stamps, the Hotline can help with the application process. When relevant, the FoodSource Hotline also connect callers with utility assistance, fuel assistance, and MassHealth. Calling is always free and confidential.
The FoodSource Hotline can provide information in 160 different languages by linking callers with a translator who assists them with the call. The Hotline also serves the hearing impaired community through its TTY line. Services are open to all Massachusetts residents.
Agency: Project Bread
Languages Offered: The Hotline can provide information in 160 different languages. This service links callers with a translator who assists them with the call.
Program Fees: None.
Eligibility: The hotline is free and available to anyone who calls. Callers are screened for eligibility for SNAP and are helped with the application. When relevant, callers are also connected with utility, fuel assistance, and MassHealth.Area(s) Served: