Food Access


SNAP benefits can be available within five (5) days if you are eligible for Expedited Processing. Call 311 or find a SNAP location in the map above.

Also, there are roughly 500 food pantries (providing packaged foods) and community kitchens (providing hot foods) throughout New York City where anyone can get nutritious food or a well-balanced hot meal. For a location near you, use this HRA's Food Map or call NYC's Emergency FoodLine at 1-866-888-8777.

For general information regarding HRA's emergency food programs, please visit their website.