If you or someone you know is in need of food assistance, here are a pair of free programs that can help.
The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) provides a quarterly food allotment for all who are income eligible - one person household $2,082 or less monthly and two person household $2,818 or less monthly. For more information, call
Focus: HOPE - Food for Seniors Program provides a free monthly food supplement for those who are 60 years of age or older and live in Oakland, Wayne, Washtenaw or Macomb counties. Income eligibility: One person household $1,316 or less monthly and two person household $1,784 or less monthly. Pre-registration required by calling