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Emergency Food Supplies

USDA. Food Safety and Inspection Service

View various food safety videos and public service announcements.

USDA. Food Safety and Inspection Service

Find general guidelines and frequently asked questions about food safety in various emergency situations.

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service

Learn how, under TEFAP, commodity foods are made available to States and distributed by food banks, soup kitchens and food pantries that directly serve the public.

USDA. Food Safety and Inspection Service

Keep food safe to minimize the potential loss of food and reduce the risk of foodborne illness.

HHS. Food and Drug Administration. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

Know the proper food safety precautions to take before, during, and after a power outage.

HHS. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

If you are in a disaster or emergency, it’s important that you take steps to prevent illness from unsafe food and water. Find more information here.

HHS. Food and Drug Administration

Read about the steps you can take to preserve your food and water during storms.