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Are you a New Yorker in need of food or grocery assistance? Applying is now easier. Use this site to learn about the stories of New Yorkers like yourself. You may be eligible even if you have a job, own a home, or have savings—applying is the only way to find out!
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Emergency Assistance

You can get food today from New York City’s food pantries, which provide groceries you can cook at home, and community kitchens, which provide hot meals.

Food pantries and community kitchens are located throughout the five boroughs. If you need food immediately, find locations near you by using our Food Map.

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