Disaster Food Assistance now available in Wilson County
WCDSS is currently providing Disaster Food Assistance.
This program, through the U.S. Department of Agriculture, is open to individuals not normally eligible for Food and Nutrition Services benefits, who were affected by Hurricane Matthew.
The Wilson County DSS’ application site will operate for FIVE days, Oct. 27 through Oct. 31, 2016, from 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. in Building 2, which is located behind the main DSS building at 100 Gold Street, Wilson, NC. Residents should enter Building 2 on the warehouse entrance to the left side of the building.
Residents in Wilson County who are not currently receiving Food and Nutrition Services benefits may qualify for temporary assistance for a one-month period if:
Eligibility is based on available income and resources.
Those applying for Disaster Food and Nutrition Services benefits will be asked to provide:
Households living in Wilson County may continue to use their Food and Nutrition Services Benefits to purchase hot prepared meals from authorized retailers until November 14, 2016.