Temporary Food Assistance Program

The Temporary Food Assistance Program (TFAP) is intended to help people with disabilities who have been affected the COVID-19 pandemic. If you feel you might qualify, please call us at 775-353-3599. We'll review the requirements for eligibility with you and ask a few additional questions. At that point, we’ll determine if this is the right program for you.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Inability to self-procure because of higher risk to exposure. This includes those with pre-existing medical conditions or compromised immune systems, individuals who have heart disease, lung disease, cancer, high blood pressure or diabetes.

In addition:

  1. Must be able to provide documentation of disability within two months.
  2. Consumer must be, at the time of application, experiencing any one of the situations listed on the program guidelines above.
  3. Must be a resident of Northern Nevada. Proof of residency is required.
  4. Must have a valid telephone number (mobile or home) and primary residential address.