Board of Health (508) 862-4644 health@town.barnstable.ma.us

Potential clients can check eligibility in about 10 seconds and/or apply for SNAP benefits online at DTAConnect.com.  Clients can check their case status, see an EBT card balance, upload and submit documents and more on DTAConnect.com and DTA Connect mobile app.

Project Bread’s FoodSource Hotline offers free, comprehensive statewide food assistance. Help is offered in 160 languages & there is a line dedicated to helping those that are hearing impaired. For more information & hours, visit http://projectbread.org/gethelp.

Massachusetts WIC 

Ordinarily, WIC services are provided at nearly 120 locations across Massachusetts. During the COVID19 emergency, all WIC appointments are being conducted by phone and WIC food benefits are being issued remotely.

To connect with the WIC Program,  Visit www.mass.gov/wic. New applicants are encouraged to click “Apply Online for WIC” to get started. After the online application is completed, it will automatically be sent to the local WIC program closest to the family’s home, and WIC staff will reach out. o Interested families can also contact a local WIC program directly by phone or email; the complete list of contact information can be found on the WIC website. Information is also available by calling 1-800-WIC-1007 or 617-721-6601.