Basic Food is the state’s food stamp program. It helps households make ends meet by providing monthly benefits to buy food. You can apply in person at the local DSHS Community Service Office, by mail or online. You can learn about Basic Food by calling 1.877.501.2233 or by logging on to: http://www.foodhelp.wa.gov/basic_food.htm.
For health care coverage for kids in your family, please visit http://www.wahealthplanfinder.org or you may call Washington Health Plan Finder at 1.855.923.4633.
Free Health Services: Citrine Health can help students and families connect to the Apple Health for Kids medical program through DSHS, as well as The Basic Food Program. For more information or an application, please call (425) 259-9899 or toll-free 888-651-8931.
Clothes for Kids
Clothes For Kids is a free clothing resource for Granite Falls School District students who qualify for free/reduced meals at school. You may request a Clothes For Kids Requisition for Clothing form from the Nutrition office by calling 360.283.4310 or a school office.
For more information about Clothes For Kids, please go to www.clothesforkids.org or call 425.741.6500 or email office@clothes for kids.org
Operation School Bell
Operation School Bell is a program that supplies clothes and shoes for needy children. Check with the Health Attendant at your child’s school for more information and eligibility.