Get help paying for groceries with SNAP. SNAP benefits are sometimes called food stamps. They come on a debit card that you can use at many grocery stores and farmers markets.
Other Food Programs
Emergency Food Assistance Program (EFAP)
NYC Human Resources Administration (HRA)
Quickly find free food from food pantries and community kitchens.
Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
NYS Department of Health (NYS DOH)
Free healthy food, counseling about healthy eating, breastfeeding support, and referrals for women, infants, and children under five.
NYC Department of Education (DOE)
NYC students can enjoy free breakfast and lunch every school day.
Updated March 25, 2022