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Food Distribution Dates

Every Monday from 9 am – 11 am, Feeding South Florida is providing a food distribution at the Palm Beach Outlet Mall.

Every Saturday, from 9am-1pm, at the Salvation Army located at 600 Rosemary Avenue, the police athletic league and Feeding South Florida are providing food distribution.

Every day from 1 pm – 6pm, Hospitality Helping Hands is providing prepared meals for out of work hospitality workers and seniors at Howley’s Restaurant, 4700 South Dixie and Hullabaloo, 517 Clematis, in West Palm Beach. They are also offering a weekly grocery pickup Every Friday from 3-7pm at 3950 Georgia Avenue.

FOOD DISTRIBUTION & RESOURCES

 Prepared Food

 Area Agency on Aging Palm Beach/Treasure Coast

Seniors who need food should contact the Elder Helpline at 866-684-5885. The PBC Senior Centers are still being used as distribution sites and Palm Tran continues to deliver food to the homes of seniors.

Phone: (866) 684-5885

Web: https://www.youragingresourcecenter.org/

 

The Lord’s Place

Monday through Friday from 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

Provides ‘Grab and Go’ lunches and connection to resources.

*Delivering shelf-stable food and hygiene packets on Tuesdays and Fridays.

Email: info@thelordsplace.org

Phone: (561) 494-0125

Web: https://thelordsplace.org/

 

Palm Beach County School District

See link for weekly schedule.

Provides ‘Grab and GO’ meal bags FREE to anyone up to age 18. Students are not required to be present, but some form of identification that identifies the student is required.

Phone: (561) 969-5840   

Web:https://www.palmbeachschools.org/news/what_s_new/feeding_sites_open_during_school_closure

 

True Fast Ministries

Thursdays from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Saturdays starting at 12:00 pm (hot meal distribution)

Providing hot meal distribution and grocery pickup

*Registration is required. Call between 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Phone: (561) 594-5689

 

Vita Nova

Thursdays from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Provides ‘Grab and Go’ meal bags.

The Spot at 2724 North Australian Avenue

Phone: (561) 725-2348

 

FLIPANY (Florida Introduces Physical Activity and Nutrition to Youth)

Monday through Friday 11:00 am – 1:00 pm *Some locations 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm.

Provides ‘Grab and Go’ meal backs for children ages 18 and younger.

Web: https://flipany.org/covid-19-updates

 

 

Food distribution

 

Basics 4 Babies

Call for availability.

Program that offers formula, baby food, and diapers for children ages birth-3 to families in Palm Beach County.

Phone: (561) 623-2800

Email: pantry@hmhbpbc.org

 

Congregate Meal Program for Seniors

Meals on Wheels of the Palm Beaches

Short-term emergency, shelf-stable meals focused on seniors age 65+ who are isolated and with no family assistance. Call for information or an assessment.

Phone: (561) 802-6979, ext. 2 

Web: https://www.mealsonwheelspalmbeaches.org/

 

Feeding South Florida

Various times and locations for sites that provide groceries in a “drive-thru” style.

Web: https://feedingsouthflorida.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Distribution-Dates.pdf

 

Food Pantry from the Coalition for Independent Living Options, Inc.

Available by appointment for individuals living with disabilities.

Email or call to set up an appointment.

Phone: (561) 966-4288, ext. 105

Email: cilo@cilo.org

 

Palm Beach County Food Bank

Schedule of various agencies around Palm Beach County that provide food.

Phone: (561) 670-2518

Web: https://www.pbcfoodbank.org/find-food

 

St. Anne Catholic Church

Thursdays and Fridays from 12:30 am – 2:00 pm

Food Pantry for West Palm Beach Residents.

Visit: 310 N Olive Ave.

Phone: (561) 832-3757

 

Summer Food Service Program

Palm Beach County Youth Services Department

Summer meals for kids and teens being served in your community. Open to all children 18 and younger. No enrollment and no cost. To find a nearby site:

Phone: (866) 348-6479

Text: FOOD to 877-877

Web: www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks

 

The Salvation Army Northwest Community Center

Saturdays 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Provides a drive-up, no contact, weeks’ worth of groceries to make meals.

600 Rosemary Ave. North

Phone: (561) 833-6767

 

 

Pet/animal food

 

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League

Appointment must be scheduled.

Program that offers food for dogs or cats.

Web: https://www.peggyadams.org/what-we-do/peggys-pantry

 

 

Resources/Programs

 

West Palm Beach Eats

Dine and shop local from home.

Web: https://www.wpb.org/our-city/west-palm-eats

 

SNAP Benefit Application Assistance

City of West Palm Beach Housing and Community Development (HCD)

The Department will walk applicants through the Food Stamps application process. To schedule an appointment, residents can call (561) 822-1274 (TTY: 800-955-8771) and leave a voicemail with their name and contact information. Calls with be returned within 48 hours.

 

Food Finder Map

United Way of Palm Beach County

An interactive tool using Google Maps to help people easily locate free food and hot meals in Palm Beach County.

Web: https://www.google.com/maps/d/u/0/embed?mid=1mKqsln49CLM8bXJWXF4ZnBC47gLNRhpN&ll=26.635994739986234%2C-80.38901239999996&z=9

 

Fresh Access Bucks (FAB) Dollar Match Program

Feeding South Florida

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Fresh Access Bucks (FAB) is extending unlimited dollar-for-dollar matches for all SNAP purchases on Florida-grown fruits and vegetables at participating markets through August 31, 2020.

Web: www.feedingflorida.org/promotional-materials/Covid19

 

Homebound Food Guide

Savor Our City

A Resource Directory For "Homebound" Food Choices in South Florida

Web: https://savorourcity.com/Homebound%20Covid19/WestPalm.html

 

State of Florida Food Assistance Programs

Portal to apply for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance (SNAP) or Temporary Cash Assistance for Families. with Children (TANF)

Web: https://www.myflorida.com/accessflorida/

 

The Socially Distanced Supper Club - West Palm Beach Chapter

A group of locals looking to support WPB’s most beloved restaurants, at a safe distance. The take-out ordering schedule can be found on the calendar post that is pinned to the top of the group’s Facebook page, and in their events section.

Web: https://www.facebook.com/groups/eatlocalWPB/

Interested Restaurants: https://tinyurl.com/ydav22oe

 

Online Purchasing for SNAP (Pilot Program)

State of Florida

Both Walmart and Amazon will offer online purchasing to SNAP customers statewide.

For assistance with placing an order online using an EBT card at Walmart, please click here.

For assistance with placing an order online using an EBT card at Amazon, please click here.

 

West Palm Eats

 

Dine and shop local from home. See a list of local restaurants offering delivery, carryout and curbside pickup.

 

Grocery Delivery Services

 

AmazonFresh 

Boxed

Costco 

FreshDirect

Hungryroot

Instacart

Shipt

Walmart Grocery