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Food Assistance

Published
October 27, 2021
Topics
Family Support

If you need assistance with food during COVID-19, here are some resources for you and your family:

Citywide

  • Hunger Free America: They offer lists of food resources by neighborhood. Includes a list of locations to pick up food as well as how to access SNAP, WIC, and other services. Here’s more on Hunger Free NYC.
  • NYC Food Bank: Find locations to pick up food.
  • Lemontree: Personal support to find food resources near you tailored to your needs.

Local Food Pantries

Please contact any food pantry before going to ensure they are open. Some may have changed their hours or policies due to the pandemic. There may be other food banks open.

Bronx

Community Food Pantry at Highbridge

1363 Ogden Avenue

Bronx, NY 10452

(718) 960-2262

  • Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM, Thursday: 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
  • Photo I.D. and proof of address required. You can come without one the first time.
  • Bring a bag with you to collect your food.

Brooklyn

Campaign Against Hunger’s SuperPantry

2010 Fulton Street

Brooklyn, NY 11233

(718) 773-3551 ext. 123

  • Monday & Thursday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • ID is required for all members of the household. Any government ID, insurance card, or Vet ID. For under 18, vaccination cards. Must have the last four digits of Social Security Number for everyone. No proof of income needed.

Manhattan

St. John’s Bread of Life

213 West 30th Street

New York, NY 10001

(212) 564-9070

  • Wednesday: 11:00 AM-1 PM
  • Must live between 14th St. and 57th St.

Community League of the Heights

500 West 159th Street

New York, NY 10032

(212) 795-4779

  • Must call on Tuesdays from 3-5pm to register and/or make an appointment.

Queens

St. Raphael’s Food Pantry

35-20 Greenpoint Avenue,

Rectory Basement

Long Island City, NY 11101

(718) 729-8957

  • Thursday: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM, Saturday: 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
  • Photo ID required

Staten Island

The Salvation Army, Port Richmond

1295 Forest Avenue

Staten Island, NY 10302

(718) 442-2145 ext. 203

  • By appointment only, please call.
  • Must live in zip codes 10301, 10302, 10303, 10310, 10311, 10313, 10314
  • Photo ID and proof of address required

The Salvation Army, Stapleton

15 Broad Street

Staten Island, NY 10304

(718) 448-8480, ext. 211

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 12-1:30 PM
  • By appointment only, serves all SI zip codes
  • Photo ID and proof of household members required.

Note: The organizations listed above are for referral purposes only. They are not affiliated with or endorsed by INCLUDEnyc.