Are You In Need of Food Assistance For Your Child?

For assistance from one of the NourishNC Programs, please click the button below to send an email. Please include your child(s)’ names, schools, and ages in the email. We look forward to hearing from you!

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COVID-19 School Closure Resources

New Hanover County Schools:

Offering a free, grab and go breakfast and lunch, available for pick up at 20 locations or can be ordered online and will be delivered to bus stops throughout the county.

You can learn more, order online, and find the various locations for grab and go pick-up or delivery here:

You can also call the Child Nutrition Department directly at 910-254-4212.

North Carolina 2-1-1: 

If you are looking for programs or services in your community, please dial 2-1-1 or use their online Search Tool. You may also dial 1-888-892-1162, TTY # 800-735-0533. This service is available 24/7, 365 days a year.


Text FOODNC to 877-877:

Free or reduced price eligible families will now be able to find nearby meal sites that will provide meals to children while they’re out of school by texting “FOODNC” to 877-877


Food Assistance Resource Guide:

The Cape Fear Food Council has made a resource guide of additional resources available which can be viewed here: