Hunger/Food Access Resources

If you, a family member or someone you know is interested in learning about access to food, resources are available:

Food for families by City Council District
Here you will find a list of locations and addresses where you can obtain free food boxes for your family.  Locations are organized by city council districts.  Not sure which district you are in?  See map here.

The Fresh for All Program is a quick and easy way to get quality produce to those who need it most. There is no cost to individuals registered with the program. No one is turned away.
Contact Philabundance215-339-0900
Email Philabundance

Philadelphia Corporation for the Aging (PCA)
Services for Older Philadelphians and their caregivers, including home delivered meals, senior community centers, and meal sites.
PCA Main215-765-9000
PCA’s Help Line215-765-9040

Philly Food Finder
A guide to getting affordable, healthy food. Provides information and a map on your neighborhood’s food program’s including: SNAP/food stamps, low cost groceries, food for kids & seniors, home-delivered food, soup kitchens, food pantries, farmer’s markets

Kids Programs
There are over 1,000 sites in Philadelphia that serve free summer meals and snacks to youth ages 18 and under, as well as students 19 and older enrolled in a qualifying school program. These sites may be found at recreation centers, parks, churches, or even on your neighborhood block. No ID or registration is required!
Call the toll-free Summer Meals Hotline: 1-855-252-MEAL
Text “FOOD” or “MEALPA” to 877-877