The head of the households may complete an application and be certified as to their household size and income. It is the responsibility of the participant to provide documentation needed to complete their application. Federal regulations and guidelines are followed.
Upon completion of the application, the participant is informed about the penalty of dual participation. The staff members certifying will maintain a list of currently certified households to provide for the food stamp agencies. In addition, the food stamp program will provide us with current list of certified households to our program.
Nutrition education area program provides participants with materials on caring for commodities. Recipes as well as distribution schedules are shared with the participants every month. The sign in times are 8:00 - 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.