NYC Get Food
Use this interactive map to find locations that offer free food (food pantries and Grab & Go meals at NYC schools), as well as grocery stores and farmers markets.
Food Pantries and Soup Kitchens by Borough
Search more than 200 pantries across NYC with addresses and opening times.
U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Service Program
Low-income children, 18 and younger, can receive nutritious meals when schools are not in session.
- Text: Text “Food or “Comida” to 877-877
- Call: USDA National Hunger Hotline 1-866-3-HUNGRY or 1-877-3-HAMBRE
- 211 in New York State
- 311 in New York City
Free Take Out and Community Meals
Find a location for free meals by texting “NYC FOOD” or “NYC COMIDA” to 877-877 or clicking on the link above.
U.S. Food Banks by State
Search for food banks in your area in every state.
NYC Emergency Food Assistance Program (EFAP)
Get groceries from a food pantry or a cooked meal from a community kitchen using the Food Map.
Coronavirus NYC Neighborhood Food Resource Guides
Access food resources for every NYC neighborhood with this guide created by Hunter College New York City Food Policy Center.
Food Pantries in Harlem
Find food pantries and soup kitchens located around Washington Heights and Harlem.
Food Bank NYC Meals and Services in Harlem
Receive free, wholesome take-home meals on weekdays at Food Bank NYC’s Community Kitchen.
Citymeals on Wheels
Get meals delivered to elderly home-bound New Yorkers.
City Harvest Mobile Food Market
Receive fresh produce and participate in cooking demonstrations to learn how to make healthy meals.