Address:600 N Murray StGainesboro, TN 38562Map & Directions
Services: A federally-funded program that provides nutrition education and food vouchers for pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children younger than age five who cannot afford an adequate diet and, in the case of infants older than six weeks of age, who have a condition which shows a need for better nutrition. Vouchers are picked up at a WIC site (which are usually located in an health center that provides maternity and/or pediatric care) on a monthly basis and may be exchanged for milk, cheese, eggs, cereal, juice, vegetables, peanut butter, beans and formula in most grocery stores.
Eligibility: Pregnant women and children under age five
Documents To Bring: Call for application
Address:580 S Jefferson AveCookeville, TN 38501Map & Directions
Services: Acquires surplus commodities stockpiled by the federal government (the U.S.D.A) and distributes them to people who qualify for this service on the basis of income.
Eligibility: Low income residents
Documents To Bring: Call for application and distribution dates.
Address:421 E Broad StCookeville, TN 38501Map & Directions
Services: Food: Given through the food pantry for Putnam County residents ONLY Amount given determined by existing needs, not to exceed two weeks supply Assistance limited to no more than every two months on an as needed basis.
Eligibility: Putnam County Residents ONLY: Need is determined according to income, number in family, aid received from all sources, and health problems. Must show picture ID, Social Security cards and proof of Putnam County residency (piece of mail with name and address on it).
Documents To Bring: Have to fill out an application and meet poverty guidelines. Must bring Photo ID and Social Security card. Call for more information
Address:705 County Services DrCookeville, TN 38501Map & Directions
Address:318 Main St NCarthage, TN 37030Map & Directions
Services: Provides emergency food for low income individuals in Smith County
Eligibility: Low income residents living in Smith County
Documents To Bring: Call for an appointment. No walk-ins.
Address:135 Walker StSparta, TN 38583Map & Directions
Address:100 Hampton DrSparta, TN 38583Map & Directions
Services: Provides food boxes for individuals in need in White County.
Hours: M-Th 9:00am-3:00pm
Eligibility: Residents of White County
Documents To Bring: Call fore more information.
Address:826 Valley View DrSparta, TN 38583Map & Directions
Address:141 Churchill DrSparta, TN 38583Map & Directions
Services: Provides bread to residents of White County. Available every Thursday until supply runs out.
Documents To Bring: Go to Church on Thur 10:00am-1:00pm
Address:5 W Maple St # 35Sparta, TN 38583Map & Directions
Services: Emergency diapers, formula and wipes are provided as available for residents of Cumberland, Van Buren, Putnam and White Counties who are in need.
Eligibility: Residents of Cumberland, Van Buren, Putnam and White Counties who are in need.
Documents To Bring: Call for more information.