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During the COVID-19 public health crisis, New York City is taking steps to make sure every New Yorker has access to the food they need.

GetFoodNYC: Free Food Locations

Map of free food resources across the city, including food pantries and Grab & Go meals at NYC Schools, available for all children or adults in need.


View the new solicitation for the Older Adult Food Access Program and read the FAQ. Read the Addendum issued 7.9.2020, as well as a secondary FAQ.


AccessNYC

Find out if you may be eligible for food benefits including SNAP and WIC, and learn how to apply.


Cooking at Home

Our supply chain is strong, but it is changing to adapt, and during this time, we may need to think more creatively in the kitchen. The City of New York is sharing tips and ideas from New York chefs to help get you started.


NYC Food Delivery Assistance

If you cannot go out to get food, no one can bring you food, and you are not able to use private delivery options, New York City will deliver emergency meals to you in the coming days. Check your eligibility and sign up.