Washtenaw County food pantries.
There are several food pantries in Ann Arbor and Washtenaw County Michigan that families or individuals can call for assistance. Most of the locations provide meals, groceries, or free food, but some may provide other help as well, such as clothing, diapers, or household items. The listing of centers in the Ann Arbor area is below.
The entire state of Michigan has been hit hard by the weak economy, and every year thousands of people in the region receive some form of help from the local food banks in the Ann Arbor region. Most locations also have counselors on site who can refer the low income and needy to other local charities or to federal government assistance programs. So individuals can both receive food and groceries for their families, and possibly receive information on and referrals to other programs for paying bills and other expenses.
Ann Arbor Community Center
Address is 625 North Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105
Phone number - (734) 662-3128
Social services are offered to seniors, unemployed, low income, and those who are struggling. Get free food assistance, meals, shelter, and other help such as clothing.
Ann Arbor Department Of Parks And Recreation Bryant Community Center
Location is 3 W Eden Ct.
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108
Dial (734) 477-0292
Catholic Social Services Of Washtenaw County, North side Community Center
Main office is 815 Taylor St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Phone number - (734) 662-4462
Catholic Services in the Ann Arbor area offer numerous services to help the needy. Some programs can help with electric bills or low income housing, but most aid is non-monetary such as free food, groceries, government surplus commodities and food. Call for help or advice, regardless of your religion.
Saint Clare Of Assisi Episcopal Church
Address of church is 2309 Packard St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Dial - (734) 662-2449. The church has surplus food for people in an emergency. Very limited hours.
The Salvation Army - Eastern Michigan Division, Ann Arbor Corps Community Center
100 Arbana Dr.
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48103
Part of the national non-profit charity organization. Many working poor, unemployed, and even homeless stop by for food, meals, and support. Many emergency and crisis services are run at the site.
Faith In Action
Address - 603 S St.
Chelsea, MI 48118
Faith In Action, Dexter Food Pantry
2822 Baker Rd.
Dexter, Michigan 48130
Telephone number is (734) 426-7002
Community Resource Center
Location is 410 City Rd.
Manchester, MI 48158
Saline Area Social Service
131 E Michigan Ave.
Saline, MI 48176
Main number - (734) 429-4570
Social services are offered, including meals, groceries, and free food. A great place for referrals too.
Emmanuel Lutheran Church
Location of church is 201 N River St.
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Call the church at (734) 482-7121
HIV/Aids Resource Center
Address - 3075 Clark Rd. Suite 203
Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197
Office location is 133 W Michigan Ave. Suite 204, Michigan Heritage Building
Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197
Telephone - (734) 483-5362