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Commodity Supplemental Food Program

What is the CSFP?
The Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) is a federal food program that is designed to improve the health of senior citizens. Food for the program is provided by the United States Department of Agriculture’s agency of Food and Nutrition Service.

Who Can Receive the CSFP?
You must be a Delaware resident at least 60 years of age and have a qualifying income.

How Can I Sign Up?
First you must ask your local food pantry or food bank if they are involved in the CSFP.

Only individuals who are registered can receive the CSFP food items.

To register for the CSFP you must bring the following items:

  • Proof of age (driver’s license, birth certificate, etc.)
  • Proof of residency (utility bill, driver’s license, etc.)
  • You must provide this information. You cannot be registered without it.

What’s In The CSFP Food Package?

  • Four vegetables (green beans, corn, etc.)
  • Two juices (grape, apple, tomato, etc.)
  • Two fruits (mixed fruit, applesauce, etc.)
  • One protein (chicken, beef, two cans tuna)
  • Cereal (rolled oats, rice cereal, etc.)
  • Milk product (instant, evaporated, etc)
  • Carbohydrate (pasta, rice, etc.)
  • Cheese (low-fat American, etc.)

For more information about the CSFP, please contact Dave Weddle at (302) 444-8129 or dweddle@fbd.org.

 

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA. 

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits.  Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.  Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1) mail:
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2) fax:
(202) 690-7442; or

(3) email:
program.intake@usda.gov.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.