Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Formerly known as food stamps, the SNAP program offers nutrition assistance to eligible, low-income individuals and families. To apply for benefits, contact your local SNAP office or call the Washington SNAP hotline number at 1-877-501-2233. Washington SNAP applicants are also eligible to apply online.


SNAP Recipe Finder 

Online search for affordable, healthy recipes. Search by category, ingredient, or recipe name.

Choose My Plate

ChooseMyPlate.gov is an online resource with helpful information for eating healthy.

Map the Meal Gap

Feeding America’s interactive website to learn more about food insecurity across the country.


Summer Meal Sites for Children

Summer Meals provides free meals and snacks to all children and teens (18 years and younger) during the summer months. No proof of income, address, or citizenships is ever required. You can connect with a full list of Summer Meal locations by calling the Family Food Hotline at 1-888-436-9392 or searching online.


Washington Information Network 2-1-1

2-1-1 is an easy-to-remember phone number for people to call for health and human service information and referrals and other assistance to meet their needs. If you need to get connected with additional resources, contact Washington 2-1-1.