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Second Harvest Heartland

Nutrition Assistance Program for Seniors (NAPS)

Second Harvest Heartland East

Call for location

(651) 484-8241

Website

http://www.2harvest.org/who--how-we-help/services-and-programs/programs/csfp.html

Service Details

Description

Nutrition Assistance Program for Seniors (NAPS) is the Minnesota name for the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP). This program is designed to provide healthy and nutritious food products each month at no cost to eligible individuals over the age of 60.


NAPS participants receive a monthly food package containing the following items:
* Canned fruits (in water or juice)
* Vegetables (low sodium or no salt added)
* 100% juices (no added sugar)
* Nonfat dry and shelf stable low-fat milk, low-fat American cheese
* Canned meat, chicken or fish and peanut butter or dry beans
* Cereal, and rice or pasta


Eligibility

Minnesotans over age 60 and are within the income guidelines listed on http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/fh/csfp/index.html


Eligible individuals must prepare their own meals and cannot live in a facility that provides meals.


Disability status is not an eligibility factor for the NAPS program.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Qualifying participants must be low-income Minnesota residents at 130% poverty level
Eligible clients are required to provide recently postmarked mail with name and address, knowledge of current gross monthly household income, and picture ID.


Application Instructions

Inquire about registration for the Commodity Supplemental Food Program through Second Harvest Heartland at the phone number below. Additional CSFP satellite distribution centers are located at more than 200 other sites throughout Minnesota.


If you think you may be eligible for CSFP or know someone who may require assistance, please call (651) 484-8241 or toll free at (800) 365-0270 for more information.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:


Hours are 8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday; 8:00am - 7:00pm, Tuesday


Fees

No fee.


Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday


Area Served

Serving 59 counties in Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Minnesota counties of: Anoka, Benton, Big Stone, Blue Earth, Brown, Carver, Chippewa, Chisago, Cottonwood, Dakota, Hennepin, Isanti, Jackson, Kandiyohi, Lac Qui Parle, Le Sueur, Lincoln, Lyon, Martin, McLeod, Meeker, Morrison, Murray, Nicollet, Nobles, Pine, Pipestone, Ramsey, Redwood, Renville, Rock, Scott, Sherburne, Sibley, Stearns, Swift, Todd, Washington, Watonwan, Wright, and Yellow Medicine.


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (651) 484-5117
FAX (651) 484-1064
Toll Free (888) 339-3663

Last Update

11/30/2018

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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