Nutrition, Eating Habits, and Food Access

Nutritional Access Resources:



Contact Information:


Accessing Services:

DSHS Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

  • Monthly food assistance

1120 N. Edison Street
Kennewick, WA 99336
1-877- 501-2233

M-F 8am-5pm

Apply in person, by phone, or online
For more information, see theAccessing SNAP or Basic Fooddocument

Women, Infants, Children (WIC) Program

  • Nutrition Education
  • Assistance with basic food

For full list of locations, see theWICdocument

Depends on location, see the WIC document under Contact Information

For more information, see theWICdocument

Food Banks

  • Emergency Food Assistance

For a full list of locations, see theFood Bank Locationsdocument

Depends on location, see the Food Bank Locations document under Contact Information

Depends on location, most require individual to be resident of location County and to have a statement of need.

Farmers Markets

  • Fresh, local produce
  • Many accept SNAP benefits and WIC checks

See theFarmers’ Market Locationsfor a full list of locations

Depends on location, see the Farmers Market locations document under Contact Information

Farmers Markets are open to anyone and will have a counter to process SNAP benefits

Meals on Wheels

  • Meals for immobile individuals
  • Community meals for elders

For a full list of locations, see theMeals on Wheels Serving Sites.
Office location:
Senior Life Resources Northwest
8656 W. Gage Blvd, Suite 301
Kennewick, Wa 99336

Hot meals are delivered M-F between 11 and 12.

For on-site meal times see the Meals on Wheels serving Site document under Contact Information

To request meals or make a referral, fill out form online at:

For more information on costs and qualifications, see theMeals on Wheels Frequently Asked Questionsdocument

Community Gardens

  • Gardening space for individuals and families
  • Gardening education

For a list of locations, see theCommunity Gardens Locations

Depends on location

For more information, seeCommunity Gardens Locations

Nutritional Intervention Services:



Contact Information:


Accessing Services:

Benton Franklin Feeding Team

Assistance for parents who are concerned about their child’s nutrition or feeding skills

Benton Franklin Health District
7102 W Okanogan Place
Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 460 4200

M-F 8am-Noon, 1-5pm

Call to set up an appointment

Medical Nutritional Therapy/ Nutrition Education Resources:



Contact Information:


Accessing Services:

Kadlec Regional Medical Center

  • Diabetes Nutritional Education Classes
  • Diabetes Support Group
  • Nutrition Counseling

888 Swift Blvd
Richland, WA 99352

Diabetes Class Schedule:
Mon 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Thurs 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Fri 8:30-12:30 a.m.
Diabetes Support Group:
Monthly on the third Wednesday from 5-6 p.m

Diabetes classes and Nutritional education are through physician referral only. For information on insurance coverage see document on Medicaid and Medicare insurance coverage for Medical Nutritional Therapy

Trios Health

  • Medical Nutrition Therapy

900 S. Auburn Street
Kennewick, WA 99336


Call to confirm coverage with insurance (If Medicare/Medicaid see document onMedicaid and Medicare insurance coverage for Medical Nutritional Therapy). Call 509-585-5442 for a consultation

Lourdes Health Network

  • Ideal Protein

520 N. 4th Avenue
Pasco, WA 99301


Attend a free Ideal Protein Information Night:
Tuesday 6:30-8pm, call for next upcoming class

Eating Disorder Treatment:



Contact Information:


Accessing Resources:

Catholic Family and Child Service

  • Counseling for treatment of eating disorders

2139 Van Giesen Street
Richland, WA 99354

M-F 8am-7pm

Must be a Provider One medical card holder

Lepha Johnson

  • Counseling with a specialization in eating disorder treatment

3311 W. Clearwater Building C, Suite 200
Kennewick, WA 99336

Call to schedule an appointment

Call for a free consultation, costs per session: $120. Sliding fee scale and accepts insurances, (verify your insurance is accepted)

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