Hunger Resources

Hunger Solutions New York develops tools and resources for organizations, agencies, and networks to use that focus on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), child nutrition programs, and adult nutrition programs. These materials can be used for outreach and education purposes.

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Toolkit: SNAP October 1 Eligibility/Budgeting Changes

Each October 1 the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) adjusts the standards and deductions used to determine the amount of monthly benefits an eligible family will receive. This toolkit provides tools and resources to help community organizations when...

SNAP Medical Exemption Fact Sheet

Adults 60 years and older and people with disabilities who qualify for SNAP may be entitled to a larger monthly benefit by deducting out-of-pocket medical expenses over $35.  This fact sheet is designed to help inform caregivers, community organizations and...

Get The Facts About SNAP

This fact sheet from Bread for the World highlights some of the key facts about the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). Download the Fact...

2017-2018 Reimbursement Rates For CACFP

USDA has released updated reimbursement rates for the Child and Adult Care Food Program(CACFP), effective July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018. The new rates include modest increases in per-meal and per-snack reimbursements for CACFP centers and afterschool programs, while...

Application For Free And Reduced Price School Meals

The free and reduced-price school meal application has been released for the 2017-2018 school year.  Families can use this form to enroll children for free or reduced-price school meals at any time during the school year. Encourage families to fill out the application...

Brochure About Free And Reduced-Price School Meals

This is an outreach brochure for parents about school nutrition programs such as free and reduced-price meals. It includes information about income eligibility requirements for school meals, as well as information on applying. School Meals Brochure for Families...

Community Eligibility Infographic

The Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) is an important tool that schools in low-income areas can use to fight hunger by providing free lunch and breakfast to all students. This infographic is a great tool to help schools and community members learn more about how...

NOEP Request For Proposals

Hunger Solutions New York is soliciting proposals for the Nutrition Outreach and Education Program (NOEP). Community-based nonprofit organizations will have the opportunity to apply for a contract to provide free, confidential Supplemental Nutrition Assistance...

Income Guidelines For Free And Reduced Price School Meals

The free and reduced-price school meal policy has been released for the 2017-2018 school year.  This announcement outlines the income eligibility guidelines to determine eligibility for free and reduced-price school breakfast and lunch. Click here to find applications...
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