CalFresh Restaurant Meals Program

Older adults, disabled, and/or homeless individuals may use CalFresh benefits to purchase meals at restaurants

CalFresh Restaurant Meals Program

The CalFresh Restaurant Meals Program (RMP) allows CalFresh recipients who are homeless, senior (age 60 or older, and/or disabled, to use CalFresh benefits to purchase prepared meals at participating restaurants using their Electronic Benefit Transfer(EBT) card. Local restaurants participating in the program will display a sign on their door or window indicating they are an Alameda County CalFresh Restaurant Meals Program location.

List of participating RMP restaurants

Restaurant Owners:


Are you a restaurant owner interested in joining the Alameda County Social Services Agency in helping homeless, elderly, and/or disabled customers purchase meals at your restaurant? Click HERE for more information, and email RMP@acogv.org to receive an application to become a participating CalFresh RMP restaurant.


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