Providing the community access to local, fresh, nutritious food.
Part of our mission at the Canton Farmers Market is to promote wellness through fresh food. Listed below are links to programs that will allow shoppers to access more high quality, healthy food.
State and Federal Nutrition Assistance Programs
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
SNAP can help you expand your healthy food budget. For an explanation of SNAP benefits, to find out if you are eligible for SNAP benefits and/or apply for benefits visit: SNAP Benefits (formerly Food Stamps).
The Canton Helpline provides referrals to local social service agencies who can assist callers with basic needs such as food, clothing, furniture, and transportation. In addition, financial assistance is available to help with utility bills and fuel costs. The Helpline also can provide referrals for mental health assistance.
The Canton Food Pantry provides free food to eligible Canton residents. They serve many individuals and families, on a temporary basis, who have been affected by economic problems.