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FNS COVID-19 Response

Resource type
Technical Assistance & Guidance

During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency, USDA granted states significant program flexibilities and contingencies to best serve program participants across all our nutrition programs. Below are links to the main program waivers.

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Child Nutrition Programs

Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

USDA Foods

Additional Resources

To learn more about the FNS response to COVID-19 visit the following:


Updated: 03/07/2023