Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP)
What to expect from the CSFP Program:
- A well-rounded food package that meets the ChooseMyPlate.gov USDA nutrition guidelines and recommendations.
- Nutrient-rich foods specific to seniors to help them maintain a healthy diet, low sodium, heart healthy life style.
- Nutrition education and food safety awareness.
- Delicious recipes specific to the supplied food to help recipients maximize the number of meals they can make using the ingredients in their box.
Turn in your application at the CSFP location of your choice – listed below.
Do you qualify?
- Must be 60 years of age or older.
- Meet income guidelines
What’s in the Box?
- 1% Milk
- Instant Milk
- Canned Beef
- Beef Stew
- Peanut Butter
- Whole Grains
- Breakfast Cereal
Senior Pantry 1st Congregational Church
Big Timber, MT 59011
3927 1st Avenue S
Billings, MT 59103
Northern Cheyenne Elderly Program
Lame Deer, MT 59043
Roberta Big Back
Helping Hands in Hardin
825 W. 3rd Street/ PO Box 125
Hardin, MT 59034
American Lutheran Church
311 Division & Corner of D Ave/ PO Box 217
Harlowton, MT 59036
CSCS-Carbon Stillwater Sr. Programs
110 E Central Avenue/ PO Box 197
Joliet, MT 59041
Musselshell County Food Bank
117 7TH Ave West
Roundup, MT 59072
Income guidelines *Household size annually for 1 person= $12,760, weekly=$319; 2 person= $17,240 weekly=$ 431
130% of Poverty Level or Less
Turn in your application at the CSFP location of your choice.
As we age, eating well can make a difference in our health and how we feel. Healthy foods and beverages can increase our energy levels, improve digestion, and help prevent chronic disease. The Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) provides a monthly food package tailored for older adults age 60 or above that can help stretch your food dollars and add nutritious foods to your diet for good health.
USDA Foods Fit
CSFP offers a variety of American-grown USDA Foods that can fit into your healthy eating pattern:
- Canned fruits – unsweetened or lightly sweetened
- Canned vegetables – low sodium or no salt added
- Low fat dairy – cheese and shelf stable milk
- Whole grains – oats, whole grain noodles and cereals
- Variety of proteins – dry beans, lean meats, poultry, fish
USDA Foods Fit
The CSFP food package provides:
- Protein, calcium, iron, vitamins A, C, and D, and other nutrients that promote health
- Low sodium foods for heart health
- Healthy recipes featuring USDA Foods, including those provided in CSFP: whatscooking.fns.usda.gov
- MyPlate for Older Adults: choosemyplate.gov/older-adults
Did You Know?
Everything you eat and drink matters. The right mix can help you be healthier. If you have special dietary needs, check with your doctor or Registered Dietitian about how these foods can fit into your healthy eating pattern.
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