Fairfield County Connecticut food pantries.

A number of food pantries and social service programs in Fairfield County Connecticut offer free groceries, food, perishable items, and other support to the low income, senior citizens, and anyone who needs help. Find ways to get assistance, as well as phone numbers, of the leading food banks and pantries in Bridgeport, Stamford, and Fairfield County.

The pantries will offer food, government commodities, groceries, and more to anyone who needs assistance in the community. Many of the locations can even offer other forms of support, such as baby formula, free diapers, clothing, and case management. It is important to note that the pantries will usually have both limited funding, as well as limited hours, so it is a good idea to call in advance. Some of the Fairfield Connecticut food pantries can also help people apply for government assistance, such as WIC and food stamps, and offer a number of referrals to local charities and non-profits.

While resources are limited, the non-profit organizations and government programs listed below will do what they can to assist. If a location is not near you, or they can’t help, then they will usually offer referrals to other local food pantries or charities.

Town Of Bethel Social Services
One School Street
Bethel, Connecticut 06801-0253
Phone - (203) 794-8537
Dial for food, public aid, or information on other social services and government assistance programs.

Saint Thomas Episcopal Church Food Pantry
Address - 95 Greenwood Avenue
Bethel, CT 06801
Telephone - (203) 743-1494

Bethel Memorial Deliverance Church Food Pantry
15 Heritage Place
Bridgeport, Connecticut 06606
(203) 372-6270

 

 

 

 

Bridgeport Rescue Mission
1088 Fairfield Avenue
Bridgeport, Connecticut 06601
Phone - (203) 333-4087
A focus is on the homeless and very low income. This Fairfield group will also usually offer job training, personal hygiene items, and other support.

Bridgeport Tabernacle
717 Clinton Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604
(203) 522-8582

City Of Bridgeport Health And Social Services - Veterans Affairs Office
Address - 752 East Main Street Room 180
Bridgeport, CT 06608
(203) 576-7978

Calvary Saint George's Food Pantry And Soup Kitchen
755 Clinton Avenue
Bridgeport, Connecticut 06604
Telephone - (203) 333-5116 Ext. 150
Offers free hot and cold meals to the homeless and people classified as poverty.

Cesar Batalla Family Resource Center
Address of pantry is 606 Howard Avenue
Bridgeport, Connecticut 06605
Dial (203) 579-8526

Christian Revival Church Food Pantry
441 Bishop Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Dial the food pantry at (203) 367-4998

Claytor's Ministry Food Pantry
5 Morris Street
Bridgeport, CT 06605
Call (203) 260-3953 for information.

Daughters Of Charity Of The Most Precious Blood Rescue Mission
1490 North Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Call (203) 334-7000 for information and hours.

Dunbar School Family Resource Center
445 Union Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06607-1823
(203) 332-5658

East End Community Council
1149 Stratford Avenue
Bridgeport, Connecticut 06607
Phone - (203) 727-5573

Faith Gospel Assembly Church Breakfast Program
407 Lafayette Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604
(203) 384-0007

Faith Outreach Food Pantry
32 Bond Street
Bridgeport, CT 06610
(203) 330-1023
In addition to groceries, breads, meats and frozen foods the center may have holiday assistance. They also try to coordinate home delivered meals.

Holy Rosary Roman Catholic Church Food Pantry
365 East Washington Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06608
(203) 334-2447

Iglesia Pentecostal El Olivar Food Pantry
1241 Barnum Avenue
Bridgeport, Connecticut 06610
(203) 913-1417

King's Pantry
Location of pantry is 30 Florence Street
Bridgeport, CT 06607
Call for hours and information. Main number (203) 335-9255

King's Pantry
Address - 263 Golden Hill Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604
(203) 576-0522
A number of types of food offered.

 

 

 

North End Community Council
555 Trumbull Avenue
Bridgeport, Connecticut 06606
Telephone - (203) 690-6326

Park City Initiative Corporation
4 Worth Street
Bridgeport, CT 06607
Dial - (203) 873-0260

Bishop Jean Willimas Food Pantry - Portuguese Seventh Day Adventist
470 Laurel Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06607
(203) 522-0304
Emergency food boxes are distributed. In addition, children and students may get snacks and lunches are served as resources allow.

Re-Entry Ministry Pantry
24 Holly Street
Bridgeport, Connecticut 06607
Phone - (203) 368-4018

Roosevelt School Family Resource Center
680 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Call (203) 330-8181

Saint Ambrose Church Food Pantry – Bridgeport
1596 Boston Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06610
(203) 333-1336

Saint Augustine Cathedral Food Pantry
359 Washington Avenue
Bridgeport, Connecticut 06604-3826
Telephone - (203) 368-6777
People of all backgrounds can get meals, support, counseling, and free or low cost food boxes and perishable items.

Saint Charles Church Urban House
Main address - 1279 East Main Street
Bridgeport, CT 06608
(203) 367-1489
Vouchers for groceries and canned goods are offered. Bags of food may be passed out to the needy. Please donate if you can.

Saint John's Episcopal Church – Bridgeport Saint John's Episcopal Church - Bridgeport Family Center
768 Fairfield Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06605
(203) 335-2999

Saint Luke and Saint Paul's Episcopal Church Food Center
598 Kossuth Street
Bridgeport, Connecticut 06608
(203) 367-7009

Salvation Army - Bridgeport Corps Community Center
30 Elm Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Call the branch at (203) 334-0995
The Salvation Army in Fairfield County offers many forms of assistance and case management. Among them including free food, Christmas and Thanksgiving meals and gifts, toys, and a thrift store. Some funds can be used to pay bills, rent, or other expenses too.

 

 

 

Setting Captives Free Food Pantry Ministries
2180 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT 06606
(203) 336-6834
As the name indicates, free food, groceries, and other aid offered.

Summerfield United Methodist Church - Light On The Hill Food Pantry
110 Clermont Avenue
Bridgeport, Connecticut 06610-2911
Call - (203) 367-8783

Light On The Hill Food Pantry - Thomas Merton Center
Food pantry address - 43 Madison Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Dial (203) 367-9036

Saint Stephen's Food Pantry - Universe Church Of God Food Pantry
Church Address - 201 Jane Street
Bridgeport, CT 06608
Stop by the location for help.

 Town Of Brookfield Social Services/ Municipal Agent For Elderly
100 Pocono Road
Brookfield, CT 06804
(203) 775-7312

First Assembly Of God Food Pantry
133 Junction Road
Brookfield, CT 06804
Telephone - (203) 775-5191 Ext. 621

Community Action Committee Of Danbury (CACD)
Location is 66 North Street
Danbury, CT 06810
Phone - (203) 744-4700

Interfaith Aids Ministry Of Greater Danbury
39 Rose Street
Danbury, CT 06810
(203) 748-4077

Jewish Federation, The Jewish Federation, The - Jewish Family Service
69 Kenosia Avenue
Danbury, Connecticut 06810
(203) 794-1818

New Hope Baptist Church
10 Doctor Aaron B. Samuels Boulevard
Danbury, CT 06810
(203) 748-5461

Saint James Episcopal Church Daily Bread Ecumenical Food Pantry
25 West Street
Danbury, Connecticut 06810
Call (203) 748-3561 for hours of distribution.

Salvation Army - Danbury Corps Community Center
15 Foster Street
Danbury, CT 06810
(203) 792-7505

 

 

 

Town Of Monroe Social Services
Town office address - 7 Fan Hill Road
Monroe, Connecticut 06468-1823
Call (203) 452-3770 for hours and information.
Distributes food and information.

Town Of New Canaan Human Services Department
Address - 61 Main Street
New Canaan, Connecticut 06840
(203) 594-3076
Town offices are always a great place for help in Fairfield County. Apply for WIC, food stamps, and get general guidance and advice.

Town Of New Fairfield Social Services
4 Brush Hill Road
New Fairfield, CT 06812-2619
(203) 312-5669

Town Of Newtown Municipal Agent For The Elderly/Social Services
3 Main Street
Newtown, CT 06470
(203) 270-4330

Christian Community Action
98 South Main Street
Norwalk, Connecticut 06854-3126
Phone - (203) 899-2485

Mid-Fairfield Aids Project
16 River Street
Norwalk, CT 06850
Telephone - (203) 855-9535

Norwalk Emergency Shelter - Manna House Of Hospitality Food Pantry And Soup Kitchen
4 Merritt Street
Norwalk, CT 06854
(203) 866-1057
Hot meals, lunches, and food boxes are all offered. Also learn about government programs, including housing and surplus food items/commodities.

Saint Philip Church Food Pantry - One Father Conlon Place
Norwalk, Connecticut 06851
Phone - (203) 847-4549

Saint Vincent De Paul Society – Norwalk - St. Thomas Apostle Church
203 East Avenue (Rear Of Church)
Norwalk, CT 06855
Dial (203) 866-1644
Another charity program that offers many forms of monetary assistance, and non-financial, such as food boxes, fruits, breads, meals. They can refer families and individuals to local Connecticut and federal government assistance programs too.

 

 

 

Salvation Army - Norwalk Corps Community Center
14 Byington Place
Norwalk, Connecticut 06850
Telephone number - (203) 866-2125
Numerous services offered. Help with bills, rent, food, and more.

Town Of Redding  Social Services - Community Center
37 Lonetown Road
Redding, CT 06875-1118
(203) 938-3580
Dial to speak to a town representative. Learn about the various food and general assistance programs offered to the low income, seniors, and others who need help.

Town Of Ridgefield Social Services
Address - 400 Main Street
Ridgefield, Connecticut 06877-4699
(203) 431-2777

Faith Food Pantry – Newtown - St. John's Episcopal Church
Food bank address is 5 Washington Avenue
Sandy Hook, CT 06482
(203) 426-8507

Area Congregations Together
30 Todd Road
Shelton, CT 06484
Telephone - (203) 225-0453 Ext. 100

Area Congregations - Valley Food Bank Network - Church Women United Food Pantry
15 Christine Drive
Shelton, Connecticut 06484
(203) 494-5589

Wilson Memorial Church Of God In Christ
Stamford, CT 06906
Call the pantry at (203) 356-1816

Community Tabernacle Outreach Center
432 Fairfield Avenue Extension
Stamford, CT 06902
(203) 561-3973

Faith Tabernacle Church Food Pantry
29 Grove Street
Stamford, Connecticut 06901
Dial the pantry at (203) 348-8755

Good Samaritan Church Food Pantry
Stamford, CT 06902
(203) 559-8642

Haitian American Catholic Center
Stamford, Connecticut 06903
Phone - (203) 406-0343

New Covenant House Of Hospitality
90 Fairfield Avenue
Stamford, Connecticut 06902-5021
Phone - (203) 964-8228

Salvation Army - Stamford Corps Community Center
Address - 198 Selleck Street
Stamford, CT 06902
Call (203) 359-2320

Zion Lutheran Church Food Pantry
132 Glenbrook Road
Stamford, CT 06902
Phone - (203) 327-7751

 

 

 

 

First Baptist Church Of Stratford Agape Food Pantry
40 Johnson Court
Stratford, Connecticut 06615
(203) 377-3954

Friendship Baptist Church Food Pantry
Food pantry location - 235 Albert Avenue
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 375-9911
Call for free groceries, food, and meals.

Saint James Roman Catholic Church Food Pantry
2110 Main Street
Stratford, Connecticut 06615
Food bank phone number is (203) 375-5887

South End Community Food
19 Bates Street
Stratford, CT 06615
Telephone number - (203) 377-0689
Baby formula, meals, diapers, and special holiday baskets all may be offered in Fairfield.

Sterling House Community Center
2283 Main Street
Stratford, Connecticut 06615
(203) 378-2606 Ext. 110
Various resources are offered, including, but not limited to, referrals, clothing, free or low cost groceries and food, and case management.

Stratford Baptist Church Food Pantry - The Shepherd's Pantry
131 Huntington Road
Stratford, Connecticut 06614
(203) 375-7768

Town Of  South End Community Center
19 Bates Street
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 377-0689
Community centers offer food and other aid.

Town Of Trumbull Social Services
23 Priscilla Place
Trumbull, CT 06611
(203) 452-5198
Case managers can help residents apply for food stamps and other assistance. In addition, learn about government programs such as Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP).

Town Of Weston Social Services
Address - 24 School Road
Weston, Connecticut 06883
Phone - (203) 222-2663

Interfaith Housing Association
45 Jesup Road
Westport, Connecticut 06880
(203) 226-1191

Town Of Westport Human Services Department
110 Myrtle Avenue
Westport, Connecticut 06880-3513
Phone - (203) 341-1050

To find other food banks and soup kitchens in Fairfield County Connecticut dial 203.469.5000. Several other non-profits, churches, and charities serve items to thousands of low income families, seniors, and children every month.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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