Community Food & Nutrition

Food Stamp Advocacy

The Nutrition Advocate helps people apply for Food Stamps, WIC and other nutrition assistance programs through application assistance and advocacy.

Tammy Clark, Nutrition Advocate

(607) 746-1670
nutritionadvocate@delawareopportunities.org

Monthly Food Distributions

Food donated by the Regional Food Bank of Northeast NY is distributed to Delaware County residents. Distribution is at our Hamden office one day per month April- October.  Dates for distributions can be found on the Delaware Opportunities calendar.

Kelly Short, Food Bank Coordinator

(607) 746-1685

Food Demonstrations

Free demonstrations on innovative ways to prepare delicious, nutritious and economical meals.  Emphasis is on using fresh fruits and vegetables, lean protein and whole grains. Samples, recipes and some ingredients given out. Dates TBA at Hamden Food Pantry and other locations.

Michele Trelease, Nutrition Educator

(607) 746-1669
nutritionadvocate2@delawareopportunities.org