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You may Qualify for Food Assistance

Economic times are tough and unexpected situations can occur that are out of your control. That doesn't mean you and your family should go without food. There are programs available to help for Iowans of all ages.

Iowa Food Assistance (formerly known as Food Stamps) Program  This item links to an outside page

  • If you are pregnant or have a child under the age of 5, contact WIC to see if they can help you with nutrition counseling, food vouchers, breastfeeding support and referrals to other services and programs
  • Contact your local school to find out if your children qualify for a reduced or free lunch and breakfast
  • Contact your local town about elderly feeding programs such as Chef Charles