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  • What You Should Know when Applying for Benefits from DFCS - PSA

    This audio clip is a series of vignettes that gives you advice in Spanish about dealing with DFCS when you apply for public benefits. Content Detail

    By:
    Georgia Legal Services Program®
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • DFCS is Changing the Date You Receive Food Stamps (Again) doc

    Georgia DFCS/DHS is once again changing the days of the month when Food Stamp benefits are issued. Under the new plan, food stamp benefits will be added to EBT accounts/cards between the 5th and the 23rd of the month. This new plan begins August 2012. Content Detail

    By:
    Georgia Legal Services Program®
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    Spanish / Español
  • Find Your Local Food Bank Program

    America's Second Harvest is a national network of more than 200 food banks and food-rescue programs that distribute donated food through 50,000 charitable agencies to hungry Americans. Our network serves all 50 states and Puerto Rico. Last year, almost 1.8 billion pounds of food and grocery products were distributed, providing emergency food assistance to more than 23 million hungry Americans. Find your local food bank from this web site. Content Detail

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    America's Second Harvest
  • School Meals Program

    People often call the Child Nutrition Division to ask questions about how benefits are provided under the school meal programs or to find out what schools are required to do to receive reimbursement under these programs. Content Detail

    By:
    Food and Nutrition Service
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    Spanish / Español
  • Nutrition Assistance Programs

    FNS increases food security and reduces hunger in partnership with cooperating organizations by providing children and low-income people access to food, a healthful diet, and nutrition education in a manner that supports American agriculture and inspires public confidence. Content Detail

    By:
    Food and Nutrition Service
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español