Navigate your food assistance benefits and getting the most value at the store, while avoiding food waste during this program. Find a class near you or get started with our free, interactive worksheet.

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Several food assistance programs are available to Michigan residents. Remembering when each type is valid as well as what food items are allowed for purchase may feel overwhelming. Making a plan is a great way to get the most value from your benefits. This class offers information on some of the food assistance benefits available to Michigan residents and provides tips on getting the greatest value from your benefits and avoiding food waste.

Topics include:

  • What food assistance benefits you are eligible for.
  • What foods you can buy with those food assistance benefits and when.
  • How to get the most value from your food assistance benefits.
  • How to avoid food waste.