Commodity Supplemental Foods Program is a supplemental food and nutrition program provided by the United States Department of Agriculture. In Minnesota this program is known as NAPS, Nutritional Assistance Program for Seniors.
This program is designed to provide healthy and nutritious food each month, at no cost, to aid low-income individuals over 60 with specific food packages designed to supplement their diet by providing access to good nutritional foods and help with food costs.
If you or someone you know are over age 60 and are within the income guidelines listed on the Minnesota Department of Health website.
Eligible individuals must prepare their own meals and cannot live in a facility that provides meals.
Disability status is not an eligibility factor for the NAPS program.
Qualifying participants must be low-income Minnesota residents at 130% poverty level
Eligible clients are required to provide recently postmarked mail with name and address, knowledge of current gross monthly household income, and picture ID.
If you think you may be eligible for CSFP or know someone who may require assistance, Second Harvest Heartland or the Minnesota Department of Health.
* Specific items vary each month.
Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
NAPS pick-up is every Tuesday following the 3rd Monday each month. Please note the dates listed below.
If you are unable to pick-up your box or will be late please contact the Kimball Area Food Shelf as soon as possible. Missed pick-up of NAPS boxes without prior notification may result in loss of eligibility for the program.
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Second Harvest Heartland
1140 Gervais Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55109
Toll Free: 1-800-365-0270
CSFP is a United States Department of Agriculture supplemental food and nutrition program, NAPS is the name of CSFP in Minnesota.