Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread form person to person. The North Dakota Department of Health has information about symptoms, what to do if you feel sick, and more. Prevent disease spread:
Food Pantries and Soup Kitchens listed by North Dakota county
Great Plains Food Bank has SNAP outreach coordinators to help with you with your SNAP application. Find information online or phone 1-855-405-0000
Apply online for SNAP (food stamps), health insurance, financial assistance, child care assistance
Where to find support services for senior adults, your elder parents, relatives, & friends
Aging and Disability Link
To find meals, select "Find a Service" then seach for "meals"
ND WIC Clinics are open, and you don't have to visit a WIC office to apply for benefits or complete your WIC appointment.
How to apply for WIC
Find meals for children when school is out with this USDA interactive map, or call 1-866-3-HUNGRY (1-866-348-6479)
The Creating a Hunger Free North Dakota Coalition is a statewide network of organizations, agencies, businesses and individuals working toward the vision of a hunger-free North Dakota.
We are daring to ask the question, “Can we eliminate hunger in our state? Few other states are closer to this goal than North Dakota.
Coalition members include the state's food bank and its network of food and meal providers; faith-based organizations; groups that advocate for the interests of seniors and children; groups that address the needs of people with low and moderate incomes; health and nutrition groups; agriculture organizations and state agencies - health, human services, agriculture and education.
To establish and maintain a coalition of a statewide network of organizations, groups and individuals dedicated to collectively identifying and addressing the unmet food and hunger needs (systemic and policy) of the people of North Dakota.Learn More
To identify and advocate for the policy and systems changes that are necessary to meet the immediate hunger needs and address the underlying causes of hunger.Learn More
To provide and promote education and outreach opportunities that enhance the understanding and awareness of hunger issues and the capacity to address them.Learn More
To identify and compile data and information from reputable sources and make that material available to networks, advocates, policymakers and other interested parties.Learn More