Shopping for food on a budget can be challenging. The Virginia Family Nutrition Program offers classes and resources to help you get the most out of your grocery shopping trips.
Did you know that many farmers markets in Virginia accept SNAP/EBT? Learn more about shopping at the farmers market here.
Grocery Store Tours
The Family Nutrition Program’s nutrition educators offer grocery store tours on a regular basis. Connect with a nutrition educator near you to sign up.
Shop Smart, Eat Smart
The Virginia Family Nutrition Program is working with local food stores throughout the state to encourage stocking healthy foods and drinks and bringing more attention to these items in the store. We call it the Shop Smart, Eat Smart initiative.
SNAP and EBT
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) offers assistance to limited-resource individuals and families. Learn more.
Farmers Market Manager Resources
We offer several types of support and resources for markets looking to start to accept SNAP, or looking to increase the number of SNAP sales at their market.