Nutrition Kitchen FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

General Questions

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When is the Nutrition Kitchen open? Where is it?

The Nutrition Kitchen is open during the following dates and times:

  • Bronx:
    198 East 161st Street Bronx, NY 10451
    Tuesday/Wednesday/Friday 9:00am to Noon
    718.537.5395
  • Brooklyn:
    345 Adams Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201
    9:00am to Noon
    718.488.3618
  • Manhattan:
    Living Redemption Youth Opportunity Hub
    302 West 124 Street
    Wednesday/Friday 1:00pm to 4:00pm
    917.809.8990
  • Queens:
    162-24 Jamaica Avenue, Jamaica, NY 11432
    Tuesday/Wednesday/Friday
    10:00am to 1:00pm
    718.520.2142
  • Staten Island:
    340 Bay Street, Staten Island, NY 10301
    Monday/Wednesday/Thursday 9:00am to Noon
    718.876.8660

What will happen when I visit the Nutrition Kitchen?

You will be asked to sign in and a Nutrition Kitchen team member will help you pick out the items.

Who operates the Nutrition Kitchen?

The New York City Department of Probation.

How often can I visit the Nutrition Kitchen?

Twice a month.

What kind of food is available?

Depending on what is available you may have the option of receiving canned goods, cereal, pasta and cold foods.

I am on probation and I know a community member who could use the Food Pantry. How do I refer him or her?

Each week the Nutrition Kitchen host community day and invites local residents. Ask a Nutrition Kitchen team member for the day and time.

I want to support the Nutrition Kitchen. How can I help?

You may contact Stephen Cacace, Director of Community Resources at (718) 802-4500.