Nutrition Assistance Programs

collage of photos: Capitol, children US Nutrition Assistance Programs

US domestic food assistance programs affect the daily lives of millions of people. Most food assistance is provided by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (formerly the Food Stamp Program), WIC, and the child nutrition programs. Obtain information about these and other programs.


Man Eating at a Shelter Hunger and Food Security

Find hunger and food security related educational resources, databases, grants, homeless shelter/pantries, publications, child hunger resources, and more.


Farmers Market Community Food Systems

A food system includes everything from farm to table. A community food system emphasizes eating seasonally while eating locally grown and produced foods. Find information about sustainable agriculture as well as resources for building and strengthening community food systems.