A food pantry staff member helps a client with his selections.
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Visit our Food Pantry links for a list of daily pantries & meal sites.

An older adult man purchasing groceries with SNAP Benefits.  
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Many stores and farmers' markets accept your SNAP benefits EBT card.

A group of children have lunch in the school cafeteria.
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The National School Lunch Program provides healthy, balanced low-cost or free meals.

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Your EBT/Food Stamp/SNAP card is welcome at a farmers' market near you!

Food Assistance Programs

Making ends meet during difficult times can be easier with help from the right programs and other community resources. Cornell Cooperative Extension works with many local food assistance programs to help families, individuals and seniors find and access food resources that best meet their needs.

To learn about local programs that may be able to help you, visit these links:

Our educational program series and lessons help families and households to stretch their food dollars to make healthier choices and eat better for less! Our Eat Smart New York! Program helps individuals and families who have limited resources to gain the knowledge and skills to make healthier food and activity choices.

Contact

Cassondra Caswell
Youth and Family Lead
cgc58@cornell.edu
315-379-9192 x235

Last updated July 26, 2019