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Food Access & Resources

See this Food Access Resources list, which we update regularly.

Apply for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Benefits

DTA (Department of Transitional Assistance) has partnered with local organizations to assistance in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program/SNAP applications. Visit their website to start your online application here  or contact Harbor Health (information below – if you need assistance over the phone).

Harbor Health SNAP Application Assistance Over the Phone

Harbor Health Community health workers can help anyone in the community who is having trouble paying for food. You do not have to be a Harbor Health patient to make an appointment for help with your SNAP application. To make an appointment call: Jessica Espiritusanto, (617) 533-2267 Camila Barbosa, (508) 778-5413  Visit their website HERE.

Falmouth Service Center SNAP Application Assistance

Visit their website for updated hours and services. 

Apply for the Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Nutrition Program

WIC provides a range of services for qualified families. From nutrition and health education to food and support, all services are free. Visit their website here for info and the online application.

Thank you to the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension and the Department of Human Services for compiling this list of important resources.