The Utah Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) allows seniors 60 years of age and older to maintain their health and decrease the burden of grocery bills by receiving a monthly food box full of U.S.-grown food that is rich in vitamin A, vitamin C, calcium, and iron. This Federal program is run in partnership between the Utah Department of Health and Utah Food Bank. Last year Utah Food Bank delivered 29,346 CSFP boxes, which are delivered by volunteers and staff to individual residents and senior housing sites.
- A free monthly package containing 10 days worth of USDA food worth $55
- Nutrient-rich foods specific to seniors to help them maintain a healthy diet
- Foods that comply with special dietary needs
- Nutrition education
- Delicious recipes specific to the supplied food to help recipients get the most out of each box
What’s in the box:
- Canned meat
- Dried Beans
- Shelf-stable milk
- Peanut butter
- Breakfast cereal
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or
(3) email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.