Community Health Fresh Foods & Meals

Free Food & Meals

Find all City of Philadelphia’s food distribution sites, including schools, community centers and summer Playstreets sites, at

Food Coalition Against Hunger publishes an interactive map of food pantries in Philadelphia.

The Philly Food Finder map includes food pantries, farmers markets, senior meals, SHARE host sites, soup kitchens and WIC offices, and you can search by types if ID and payment required.

For information about community meals in Kensington designed to support the local homeless community, please email

Fresh Food

Farm to Families supplies North Philadelphia families with weekly boxes of fresh produce or fruit at a reduced cost. 

Greensgrow Farms SNAP Share offers farm shares at a discounted rate to individuals or families that qualify for SNAP benefits.

Kensington Community Food Co-op, Kensington’s first community-owned grocery store opened in 2019.


The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) helps Pennsylvanians buy food. You can fill out an application online or at a county assistance office. Call 215-430-0556 for more information.

Help during Covid-19

Food pickup. Find all Philadelphia’s city food pickup sites, and locations for free meals for students, seniors and others, on this map. Free pregnancy, baby and toddler supports are also available. 

Food delivery. For senior meal delivery, call the Philadelphia Corporation for Aging at 215-765-9040. Food for people with disabilities is available through Liberty Resources. To join this program, call or text 215-709-9619, email, or fill out this online form

Testing and vaccination. The closest Covid-19 testing site to NKCDC is at Rock Ministries, 2755 Kensington Avenue. Open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00 – 11:00 AM. Free; no appointment needed. Go to to find more testing sites. Register online to reserve your place in line for the vaccine.