If you cannot access food due to mobility, please click here to see if you can apply for NYC Food Delivery Assistance.

If you are in need of applying for SNAP or Public Assistance please click here.

If you can leave your residence and are in need of food, please click the following links to find your nearest pantry:


FreshDirect has also partnered with Catholic Charities to provide grab and go meals. Click here for the Catholic Charities Pantry list.

We recommend you call any of these locations before going due to limited resources.

NYC Food Delivery Assistance

  • NYC Food Delivery Assistance Resources
  • If you cannot leave your home to get food, do not have anyone who can bring you food, and you are not able to use private delivery options, you may be eligible to get meals delivered directly to your home.
  • Go to NYC.gov/GetFood or call 311 and say “Get Food” for information.

NYC.gov/GetFood also has a:

  • Map of every grab-and-go site
  • Map of every food pantry
  • Sign up for SNAP benefits
  • Sign up for food delivery assistance

Green Markets

GrowNYC has information on green markets.

Grab and Go Meals

Grab and Go Expanding for All New Yorkers: The City is expanding grab and go meals for all New Yorkers. No one will be turned away. Participants can pick up three meals. To find a location, text “NYCFOOD” or “COMIDA” to: 877-877

7:30am – 11:30am for families and children
11:30am – 1:30pm for adults

NeON Nutrition Kitchens

As part of the New York City Department of Probation’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) crisis the Neighborhood Opportunity Network (NeON) Nutrition Kitchens, in partnership with the Food Bank of NYC and the NYC Young Men’s Initiative (YMI), will have expanded hours and a new location in Harlem beginning this week, where all New Yorkers in need will be provided with one week of free pre-packaged groceries. For more information and full details, visit the city’s NeON Nutrition Kitchen website.

Bronx location:
198 East 161st Street, 718-537-5395
Tuesday / Wednesday / Friday, 9 AM – Noon

City Harvest

City Harvest has put together a map of food access resources.

Food Pantries and Soup Kitchens

You can pick up food packages at a food pantry or get a meal at a soup kitchen. Use NYC 311’s Site Finder to search for a Food Provider. You should call first to confirm hours before visiting.

Asistencia Alimentaria

Para obtener información si no puede conseguir alimentos debido a la falta de movilidad, puede ir AQUÍ para ver si califica para el programa “NYC Food Delivery Assistance” (Asistencia de Entrega de Alimentos de Nueva York).

Para obtener información, si necesita solicitar el programa SNAP o Asistencia Pública, puede ir AQUÍ

Si puede salir de su residencia y necesita alimentos, puede conseguir información, sobre despensas de alimentos, en los siguente lugares:


FreshDirect también se ha asociado con la organización, Caridades Católicas (Catholic Charities), para proporcionar paquetes de comidas para llevar a su casa. Para obtener información, puede ir AQUÍ para conseguir un lista de las despensas de alimentos asociadads con Caridades Católicas (Catholic Charities).

Recomendamos que llame a cualquiera de estas ubicaciones antes de ir debido a los recursos limitados.