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: List each location and its times:

  • Brooklyn:
    345 Adams Street 6th Floor Brooklyn, NY 11201
    Monday Thru Friday for clients 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Fridays Community Day 9:00 am till Noon
  • Bronx:
    198 East 161st Street Bronx, NY 10451
    Monday Thru Friday for clients 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Fridays Community Day 9:00 am till Noon
  • Queens:
    162-24 Jamaica Avenue Jamaica, NY 11432
    Monday Thru Friday for clients 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Fridays Community Day 9:00 am till Noon
  • Staten Island:
    340 Bay Street Staten Island, NY 10301
    Monday Thru Friday for clients 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Wednesday Community Day 9:00 am till Noon
  • Manhattan:
    127 West 127th Street 1st floor NY, NY 10027
    Monday Thru Friday for clients 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Monday Community Day 9:00 am till Noon

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.