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Project Bread's FoodSource Hotline

What is the FoodSource Hotline?

Project Bread’s FoodSource Hotline is an information and referral service designed to connect people in need with a variety of food resources in their local community. The bilingual staff, complemented by able interpretors, can assist callers in over 160 languages.

In response to the current high cost of food and fuel, Project Bread has expanded the FoodSource Hotline's hours of operation.

Expanded hours:

  • Monday–Friday: 8 A.M. to 7 P.M.
  • Saturday: 10 A.M. to 2 P.M.

FoodSource Hotline services

  • Referrals to emergency food pantries and meal programs
  • Information about SNAP/food stamps
  • Screening for SNAP eligibility
  • Information about free and reduced-price
    school and summer meal programs for children
  • Information on meal sites and home-delivered meal programs
  • Information on the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

Call the FoodSource Hotline today


TTY: 1-800-377-1292


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Need Help. Call Project Bread's FoodSource Hotline 1 800 645 8333

Frequently Asked Questions link


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Link to United States Department of Agriculture is a resource created by Project Bread - The Walk for Hunger, Inc., and has been funded in part with federal funds from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) in partnership with the Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance. The contents of this website do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of USDA, nor does mention of tradenames, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

Project Bread - The Walk for Hunger® | 145 Border Street | East Boston, MA 02128
FoodSource Hotline  |  1-800-645-8333   |  (TTY) 1-800-377-1292 | |