Bergen County Food Security Task Force

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To learn more about the ongoing initiatives and resources of the Food Security Task Force, please visit bergenfightshunger.org

The Bergen County Food Security Task Force’s Goals:

  • Ensure Households are Fed with Healthy Options
  • Keep Local Pantries and Food Distribution Efforts stocked
  • Create a Network Amongst Community Food Providers for increased Cooperation
  • Continuously Track the Levels of Food Insecurity across County
  • Connect our Food Insecure Population to a wider array of Social Services

If you are in need of additional resources or information about the Task Force, please visit bergenfightshunger.org.

SNAP - Are you familiar with the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program?

  • You may be eligible for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).  SNAP issues electronic benefits that can be used like cash to purchase food.  SNAP helps low-income working people, senior citizens, the disabled and others feed their families.  Feel free to call the Bergen County Board of Social Services at 201- 368-4200 to learn more about your eligibility or go directly to the online application.  https://www.nj.gov/humanservices/njsnap/

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Bergen County Food Security Task Force

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out.  We are happy to speak with you about the goals of the Food Security Task Force and answer any questions.   If you are a Food Provider and in need of supplies, please email BCFoodTaskForce2020@gmail.com or reach out to Patrick Fallon at pfallon@co.bergen.nj.us

Visit our website bergenfightshunger.org for additional resources and information about food insecurity.


 Bergen County Department of Human Services

One Bergen County Plaza  • 2nd Floor • Hackensack, NJ 07601-7076

Phone: 201-336-7474 • Fax: 201-336-7450

Hours: 8:30 am - 8:30 pm (varies by division)