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Food assistance
We all need food to be healthy and do well for ourselves, our families and our community.

Food assistance programs can help you get the food you need. Multnomah County Department of Human Services is here to help. 

You may be eligible for food assistance 

If you meet the income criteria in the table below you may be eligible for a variety of food assistance programs that can help stretch your dollar. The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly food stamps) is the most common food assistance program used in Multnomah County, our state, and the nation. We can help answers your questions about SNAP and the variety of additional programs in Multnomah County. 

Persons in family Annual Monthly Weekly
1 $21,780 $1,832 $422.65
2 $29,484 $2,470 $569.94
3 $37,188 $3,108 $717.23
4 $44,955 $3,747 $864.52
5 $52,614 $4,385 $1,011.81
6 $60,273 $5,023 $1,159.10

Monthly amounts go up $642 for each additional person.

List of food sites in Multnomah County

There may be a site near you where you can get free food, access a community garden or farmers market, sign up for SNAP or WIC and more. Find the nearest location on our interactive map.