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Accessing Food During the Pandemic


ALDI Grocery Stores LogoALDI GROCERY STORES

  • You can now use the 3SquaresVT food benefits on your EBT card to make online purchases at ALDI stores in Vermont: Bennington, Brattleboro & Rutland.Instacart Logo
  • You can choose same-day grocery delivery or pickup via Instacart.
  • You can use your EBT card to buy eligible food items only, which are indicated on the ALDI storefront within the Instacart platform.
  • You will need a secondary form of payment for non-food items such as taxes, tips and fees per SNAP guidelines.

AMAZON.COM

  • Order eligible food items online  
  • Pay with your EBT Food Benefits
  • Get your order delivered to your home

AREA AGENCIES ON AGING

If you are age 60 or older, reach out to your local agency for information about accessing food in your community.


HANNAFORD SPECIAL HOURS

Contact your local store to ask about special shopping hours for customers who are over 60 or immunocompromised.


HANNAFORD TO GO Hannaford To Go Logo

Visit Hannaford.com to order online and pickup at the store.

  • Select a store with Hannaford To Go and choose a pickup time that's convenient for you.
  • Shop online. At the website checkout, select EBT.
  • In the parking lot, follow the Hannaford To Go signs upon arrival.
  • At the pickup point, pay carside with your EBT card.

VERMONT FOODBANK

Resources to help you access food during the pandemic.


VERMONT RETAIL & GROCERS ASSOCIATION (VRGA)

A list of stores that accept 3SquaresVT and WIC, offer special hours for vulnerable populations, and offer curb-side pickup or other services during this time. The list will be  updated as things change. Please reach out to the store listed to confirm their current options before shopping.


WALMART.COM (Bennington Store Only)

  • Order items online
  • Pay with your  EBT Food or Cash benefits
  • Pickup at the Bennington store