EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE – Bremerton Foodline tries to provide emergency food sufficient for a balanced diet for three to four days. Specific quantities and contents vary with family size and item availability. Clients may request this service once a month.
To receive assistance, new clients need to bring picture identification and proof of current address (e.g. utility bill, medical coupon, etc.).
Download the BFL New Client Brochure for more information.
COMMODITY SUPPLEMENTAL FOOD PROGRAM – BFL is a distributor of USDA commodities. Those eligible for commodities need to bring identification showing a local address plus declare that they meet state income limits. Availability and contents vary monthly depending on what is distributed to us.
HOLIDAY BASKETS – Special food baskets are provided for Thanksgiving and Christmas which are enhanced with holiday-related food items. Toys and clothing are provided for children as supplies permit.
UTILITIES AND HOUSING HELP – Limited resources are available for emergency help with home utility bills and rental assistance on a case by case basis.
CLOTHING CLOSET – BFL has a limited amount of clothing available for clients.
- Referrals to other appropriate agencies
- Gasoline or bus fare assistance
- Emergency motel vouchers
- School supplies assistence