- Eligibility is still based on National School Lunch Program participation.
- For August and September, eligibility is also based on school start dates and instruction method.
- Benefit amounts will vary and are specific to each student.
- A new card will be automatically sent to each child – no application required. The child’s personal information (SSN, DOB) will activate the card.
- Cards will be mailed starting in October; some children may not receive a card until the end of November.
If you have questions, call 855.306.8959 and select the “food benefits” option.
More information is available at kycovid19.ky.gov