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Project Bread's FoodSource Hotline

Food Assistance is just one call away

Serving Massachusetts

Your #1 resource for food assistance.

Project Bread's FoodSource Hotline is the food assistance line for all of Massachusetts. Whether you need help paying for food and don't know where to start or you're simply curious about ways to boost your food budget or save on groceries, let's chat!


Project Bread's FoodSource Hotline


You can find information about food programs or chat with Project Bread's counselors by calling or texting our hotline number (1-800-645-8333). Or you can chat with a counselor online by using the Live Chat feature on the bottom of our Help Directory webpage. 

What our counselors can assist you with:

Calling is always free and confidential.

  • Learn if you are eligible for SNAP (financial assistance for groceries) and help you apply
  • Find free meals for kids through Summer Eats or School Meals
  • SNAP recipients can learn how and where to use their HIP benefits to purchase farm fresh produce
  • Find hot meal programs and food pantries 
  • and more...


Our counselors can assist callers in 180 languages.

Hotline Hours: Mon-Fri - 8am - 7pm & Sat: 10am - 2pm