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Need Groceries? Central California Food Bank Can Help

Groceries through CalFresh

The Central California Food Bank can help you get groceries through CalFresh. What is CalFresh? CalFresh is a nutrition assistance program sponsored by the USDA. It helps those with low income to receive access to healthy food. Benefits are assigned on an EBT card, which functions like a debit card and can be used at most grocery stores.

Facts about CalFresh:

  • You don’t need to have children to receive CalFresh
  • SSI recipients can apply for CalFresh
  • If employed, you can apply for CalFresh

Helpful Documents to have ready:

  • I.D. for all adults
  • Proof of income for previous month
  • Proof of living expenses (rent, utilities, phone, childcare, and medical costs

How to Apply

Call or text (559) 997-6869 for assistance over the phone by one of Central California Food Bank’s staff members. You can also fill out an application online or book a consultation with an advisor.

About Kate Harris

Kate grew up in Santa Rosa, California and attended school at Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego, where she studied Media Communications with an emphasis in Film Studies. She enjoys hiking, snowboarding, traveling, and reading. She currently lives in Fresno with her husband and is the Digital Marketing Manager for WorldLight Media.