Our network of Food Pantries provides food assistance to many families and individuals in need throughout Brooklyn and Queens. Last year, our pantries helped distribute more than 1 million meals to over 115,000 individuals. If you are in need of emergency food assistance, please visit a food pantry near you.
Food Pantry Locations PDF
Women, Infant and Children's Food Education
The WIC Program offers checks to families for free healthy foods, nutrition counseling, health education, farmer’s market vouchers, breastfeeding support, and referrals to health care and social services. The program is dedicated to improving pregnancy outcomes, reducing the number of low birth weight infants, supporting and encouraging breastfeeding, and supporting the growth and development of infants and children.
Contact us at 718-722-6001
Each year, Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens provides more than 500,000 meals to the homebound elderly, in addition to a full range of case management services. If you are 60 years of age or older and homebound, or know someone who is, and would like a home-delivered meal, please give us a call. We provide one hot meal and one cold pack to clients to improve the quality of life for seniors. Meals include Kosher, non-Kosher and Korean cuisine.