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Children & teens need good nutrition all year long as they learn, play and grow. Children get healthy meals during the school year, but many children go hungry when school is out.  Free summer meals are available to provide good nutrition for children to stay healthy.To find a summer meal service site near where you live, check out http://www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks. Or call the National Hunger Hotlineat 1-866-3-HUNGRY or 1-877-8-HAMBRE. For a text message option, text ‘Food’ for English or ‘Comida’ for Spanish to 877-877; a text will first ask for your location, then give you information on the summer meals sites near you.The USDA-funded, DOE-administered Summer Food Service Program works with community providers to serve healthy meals and snacks to kids in low-income areas during the summer months when school is not in session. This program is free for children and teens age 18 and younger and is also available to persons with mental or physical disabilities, over age 18, who participate in school programs.

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  • Pediatric Nutrition Surveillence Systems (PedNSS)
  • Pregnancy Nutrition Surveillence Systems (PNSS)
  • Program and Participant Characteristics (PC)

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Linda Chock, Branch Chief WIC Services Branch Leiopapa A Kamehameha Building, State Office Tower 235 S. Beretania Street, Suite 701 Honolulu, Hawaii 96813 (808) 586-8175 (Oahu) or Toll Free (Neighbor Isles) 1-888-820-6425 Fax (808) 586-8189 E-mail: doh.wic@doh.hawaii.gov (If you’ve had no reply within 3 working days, your e-mail didn’t reach us. Please try again!) USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.