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Get Help

Everyone needs a little help from time to time. If you, or someone you know, needs nutritional assistance, we can help you locate emergency food services in your community.

For immediate food assistance, contact your local food shelf or meal program. To find your local assistance you can go to the Hunger Solutions Food Shelf Finder. The United Way can also help you find assistance close to you and can give you information about a variety of services.

  • Dial 2-1-1.
  • Cell phone users call 651.291.0211
  • Dial 1.800.543.7709 for the toll-free line.

This service is free and confidential.

Additional Food Needs

Contact Second Harvest Heartland to find out if you are eligible for a federal program that can help you stretch your food dollars farther.

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If you would like us to contact you about the different programs and resources available to help you, please fill out the form below and a representative from Second Harvest Heartland will contact you soon. 









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