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Benefits of food and nutrition services will increase by 25% as of October 1

Last updated on September 24, 2021 4:32 p.m. RALEIGH – The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services announced today that households enrolled in the Food and Nutrition Services program will see their benefits increase by 25%. effective October 1, 2021, as part of a national reassessment of benefit amounts by the U.S. Department […]

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NCDHHS says benefits of food and nutrition services will increase in October

September 28, 2021 LUMBERTON – The number of new COVID-19 cases and virus-related deaths in Robeson County have both registered substantial declines in the past seven days. The Robeson County Health Department reported 440 new cases of the virus between September 21 and Monday, down from 778 from September 14 to 20, a drop of […]

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Benefits of food and nutrition services will increase by 25% as of October 1

through: North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Posted: Sep 24, 2021 / 1:38 PM EDT / Update: Sep 24, 2021 / 1:42 PM EDT BERLIN, GERMANY – JANUARY 19: Different kinds of green, yellow and red tomatoes are on display at the 2018 International Green Week (Internationale Gruene Woche) agricultural fair on January […]

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Temporary Hot Food Waiver Approved for Food and Nutrition Recipients | New

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved North Carolina’s request for a hot food exemption for food and nutrition service recipients in three western counties that suffered extensive damage due from Tropical Storm Fred. This exemption allows food and nutrition service recipients in Buncombe, Haywood and Transylvania counties to purchase hot foods prepared for immediate […]

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Hispanic Heritage Profile: Roberto Cantu Warehouse Supervisor, Food and Infant Nutrition Services

Taking pride in his hard work is one of the most important things Robert Cantu would like people to know about his Mexican-American culture. Cantu is the warehouse supervisor for food and infant nutrition services at Dallas ISD. He held this position for six years. “I was taught to be proud of my work. Sometimes […]

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Local school nutrition services affected by food shortages –

COVID-19 has caused staff shortages at many businesses and organizations over the past 18 months, and this is now having an impact on how schools will feed their students. The North Carolina Department of Public Education this week released a statement on how school nutrition services will be affected by food and supply shortages due […]