• Arizona Department of Education
    Health and Nutrition Services
    Food Assistance Resources for Rural and Tribal Families

    Free grab and go meal availability to kids 18 and under at Emergency Food Service Program Sites

    Click here to find Food site close to you. Click on the location name for contact information and meal times. Before you visit an organization listed, contact them to confirm hours of operation. 

    Parents and Caregivers may also text FOOD, or COMIDA to 877-877 to find the nearest sites. If Emergency SFSP locations are not listed in your area, call the AZ Hunger Hotline at 602-528-3434 or 1-800-445-1914 or click here to locate a nearby Food Bank.  

    Pandemic-EBT School Meal Replacement Funds

    Funds are being issued to all households with one or more students eligible for Free/Reduced Price Meals during the normal school year under the National School Lunch Program

    • Households of eligible students should expect to receive the P-EBT card in the mail. Eligible students in households participating in SNAP/TANF will have the additional P-EBT funds added to their current EBT card.
    • Find more details on the P-EBT benefit and P-EBT approved retailers on the Department of Economic Security P-EBT website.
    • Families who have questions about their P-EBT card can call the Arizona Department of Economic Security directly at 1 (844) 841-3802.
    • For a list of P-EBT participating schools, click here.

    Please contact School Nutrition Programs Specialists  Peg.Turner@azed.gov or  Jessica.Gibbs@azed.gov with questions or if any assistance is needed.