How to Apply for Food and Nutrition Services

Case worker explaining process to a resident

The easiest and most convenient way to see if you qualify and apply for Food and Nutrition Services is online. You may also apply with a paper application.

Complete a paper application

Download a paper application: 

Mail the application to: 

Wake County Health & Human Services 
Attn: Box 58 
P.O. Box 46833 
Raleigh, NC 27620-6833  

Fax the application to:

You may fax your signed application to us at 919-212-7028 or email it to

Drop off your application in the following locations: 

City Facility Address
Cary Western Health & Human Services Center 111 James Jackson Ave.
Cary, NC 27513
Fuquay-Varina Southern Regional Center 130 N. Judd Parkway NE
Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526
Raleigh Health & Human Services at Departure Drive

5809 Departure Drive
Raleigh, N.C. 27616

Raleigh Health & Human Services Clinics 10 Sunnybrook Rd.
Raleigh, NC 27610
Raleigh Health & Human Services Swinburne Building 220 Swinburne St.
Raleigh, NC 27610
Wake Forest Northern Regional Center 350 E. Holding Ave.
Wake Forest, NC 27587
Zebulon Eastern Regional Center  1002 Dogwood Dr.
Zebulon, NC 27597