Roanoke County Public Schools recognizes that families depend on our schools as a reliable source of meals.
Roanoke County Public Schools has announced it is participating in the Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) program as part of a food assistance plan approved by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) that is being implemented statewide by the Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) and the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE).
Updated March 2021:
The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) and Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) have announced additional rounds of P-EBT distribution. Please see the updated flyer and frequently asked questions.
>> Virginia Family Nutrition Program map of Roanoke area food resources
Looking for ways to stretch your food budget? This map includes information on where you can receive discounts with your EBT or P-EBT card, get free meals and groceries, apply for benefits, grow your own food, and find information on things like cooking, stretching your food dollars, and healthy eating on a budget.
Households can submit inquiries on the P-EBT web portal.
Support can also be found by phone at 1-866-281-2448.
To obtain a replacement P-EBT card, contact 1-866-281-2448.
(updated March 23, 2021)