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Free food pantries, groceries and meals in Suffolk County New York.

Get information on food banks, soup kitchens and free food pantries in Suffolk County New York. The distribution centers near you are run by charities, government agencies, churches, and non-profit organizations in the area. Find where to get free groceries today, meals (including at Christmas or Thanksgiving), household supplies and more. Many support a number of towns and communities across Long Island. Find locations of free food pantries near you in Suffolk County NY.

A number of services are offered. Find locations  for Meals on Wheels, free drive thru food banks and cat or dog food too. There is a referral number at the bottom of the page for more Suffolk County food assistance information.

The pantries will provide free or fresh groceries, infant formula, referral and social services such as SNAP food stamps or WIC applications. This is for low-income families and people with no money who need help. While the exact type of aid will vary by location, in general free canned groceries are offered. Some pantries have soup kitchens in which hot and prepared meals are served. The type of food offered will usually consist of canned and packaged goods, perishable items, and anything that low income individuals need to make it through a difficult period.

Specialty type items such as baby formula or meals for seniors may be served too. Many pantries in Suffolk County NY also offer case management and referrals to either federal government or New York state assistance programs. These referrals can include applications for food stamps, holiday and Christmas meals and gifts, and clothing closets. They can even give information on surprising things you can buy with EBT Food Stamps.

Find free food assistance in Suffolk County NY and grocery programs

Abundant Life Church Of God
440 Furrows Rd. Holbrook, NY 11741. Call 631-645-4262 to get hours on the food bank.

Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Parish Outreach
Main address: 495 North Ocean Ave. Patchogue, NY 11772. Phone: 631-475-9580
Get free groceries, vegetable soup, peanut butter, 2-percent milk, canned groceries and more. Cereal, pasta, bread and sandwiches for the homeless too.

North Fork Parish Outreach
A free pantry is at. Note English & Spanish is spoken. Address: 532 6th Avenue Greenport, NY 11944. Main phone 631-477-6469
In addition to ya year round pantry, they help immigrants. Clothes, information on housing and other social services. Or get free holiday food boxes.




Salvation Army of Suffolk County and Long Island
There are multiple free food pantries, soup kitchens, thrift stores and more. Case workers provide free canned groceries or  fresh produce. Get Cereal (Hot & Cold), pasta, spaghettis, Dry Beans, and more. Free Thanksgiving and Christmas meals are offered too. Or get financial help in Suffolk County, applications to SNAP food stamps and more. More on Salvation Army Suffolk County NY.

Sag Harbor Community Food Pantry
Location is 44 Union St Sag Harbor, NY 11963. Phone - 631-725-0894, and both English & Spanish is available.

Grace United Methodist
515 S. Wellwood Ave Lindenhurst, NY 11757. Dial 631-226-8690
They help feed families, children, the elderly and others. Emergency groceries, produce, referrals and more is offered.

Patchogue-Medford Youth & Community Services
Main address is 390 Bay Ave. Patchogue, NY 11772. Call 631-758-4100

Agape Community Church
Location is 342 Neighborhood Road Mastic Beach, NY 11951. Phone -  631-281-0921

Central Islip Civic Council
There are multiple places that help low-income families, the elderly, unemployed and others. There may be free Rice, Pasta, and other stables. Or get Boxed stuffing, summer snacks for students and other goods.

  • Address is 68 Wheeler Rd. Central Islip, NY 11722. Main phone -  631-348-0669
  • Another location is 1680 Railroad Ave. Holbrook, NY 11741. Call 631-805-0884

Central Islip SDA FP
A pantry is at 115 Carleton Ave Central Islip, NY 11722. Call 631-234-7200

Community Food Council
90 East 5th St. Huntington Station, NY 11746. Main phone - 631-351-1060
They have a number of food assistance programs. Whether free groceries, or workshops on eating healthy/using coupons, help is offered. Free groceries, personal toiletries such as soap or feminine goods, Easter or Christmas meal boxes and other goods.





West Islip Church Of Christ
600 Montauk Hwy, West Islip, NY 11795. Dial (631)587-1156.
Meals, clothes, limited financial assistance for bills, and other aid is either offered here, or a representative can direct you to the correct program.

New Birth Christian Church
Location is 400 B Wyandanch Ave. North Babylon, NY 11703. Dial  516-996-2023
Call for when food and groceries are provided. A thrift store, clothing closet, and referrals are all also offered.

Wyandanch Church of God Food Pantry
The low income can use the site at 1477 Straight Path Wyandanch, NY 11798. Main phone 631-491-1813

Mercy House at Upper Room Ministries
Clothes, food, and meals from 722 Deer Park Ave. Dix Hills, NY 11746. Call 631-242-5359

United Methodist Church Of Patchogue
Location of food bank - 10 Church Street, Patchogue, NY 11772. Main Phone Number - (631)475-0381
In addition to providing food, may have referrals. Other resources include Thanksgiving and Christmas meals, gifts for children, and volunteers to help seniors.

The Bert Strand Community
464 Main St. Center Moriches, NY 11934. Call 631-878-0832

First Presbyterian Church
Location is 79 E Main St. Babylon, NY 11702. Dial 631-587-5838

DSS of Suffolk County
Government food assistance programs, benefits, and other support is offered. Whether cash aid, commodities from The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP), SSI disabled or something else, the Suffolk County Social Services tries to help. More on Suffolk County DSS programs .

RCCG Prince of Peace
Address is 732 N. Wellwood Ave Lindenhurst, NY 11757. Dial 347-757-3223

St. John's the Baptist Episcopal Church
Address: 33 Railroad Avenue Center Moriches, NY 11934. Call 631-878-0022

St. Mary's Episcopal Church
Address - 315 Lake Shore Road, Lake New York 11779. Telephone number - (631)588-1888
The church provides spiritual guidance, food and services for the low income and working poor, including thrift store, food, and clothing.

Ministerio Jesucristo Vive Food Pantry
Location is 433 Edgewood Ave Smithtown, NY 11787. Dial 631-617-5073

Smithtown Gospel Tabernacle
A Food bank is at 1 Higbie Dr Smithtown, NY 11787. Dial 631-256-7954





St. Elizabeth Church
Main address is 175 Wolf Hill Road Melville, NY 11747. Call 631-271-4455

Zion Gospel Church
Address: 90 Warren St. Copiague, NY 11726. Call 631-842-7309
Clients range from veterans to the disabled in Suffolk County, unemployed and others. Free food boxes, hot meals, Thanksgiving or Christmas food boxes (turkey, ham, spices, etc.) and more.

St. Gerard Majella
300 Terryville Road Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776. Phone number is 631-473-2900

Bay Shore Emergency Food Program
Address: 28 Brentwood Road Bay Shore, NY 11706. Phone - (631) 665-6225

Westminster Community
The free Food Pantry is at  109 Udall Road West Islip, NY 11795. Call 631-661-6740
The pantry has a wide variety of items, based on donations. There may be meat (frozen or canned), vegetables (fresh or canned), bread, baby formula for low-income or struggling mothers, starches (cereal, bread, pasta, rice, and/or potatoes) and more. A Meals on Wheels service is also for the homebound.

Lighthouse Mission/Rocky Point
683 NY-25 A Rocky Point, NY 11778. Call 631-758-7584

Friends Kitchen
Address is 716 Route 25A Rocky Point, NY 11778. Call 631-744-9355
They have a free soup kitchen. Hot meals, bread, bag lunches for the homeless and other support.

Bethany Hospitality Kitchen
Address is 100 Lemon Street Central Islip, NY 11722. Call 631-521-6036
They serve meals from Monday-Thursday 10AM-11:30AM.

St. Patrick's Hospitality Soup Kitchen
Address is  6 Fifth Avenue Bay Shore, NY 11706.
They are open daily for lunch. Get hot meals, free food, sandwich and more. It is a free multi-lingual soup kitchen in Suffolk County with English, Spanish and Italian Spoken.

Harrison Hale Parish Hall
Location is 61 Shirley Lane Medford, NY 11763. Call 631-880-7720
A feeding site/soup kitchen.

Mercy Soup Kitchen of Wyandanch
17 S. 20th Street Wyandanch, NY 11798. Main number is  631-643-5117. Monday-Saturday 11:30 AM-1PM are the hours.

St. John's Lutheran Church Soup Kitchen
Location is 36 East John St, Lindenhurst, NY 11757. Call 631-226-1274
A free wekly dinner. The homeless, jobless, and other hungry people can get a meal.

Community Cupboard
Location: 605 Granny Road Medford, NY 11763. Call 631-736-2823
A free emergency food pantry help low-income families, single moms and others. Get dry and canned goods, dairy, meat, paper products, toilet paper, hand sanitizer, and personal toiletries among other goods. It is a client choice pantry.

First Christian Church Of Brentwood
Main location is 1818 Fifth Avenue Bay Shore, NY 11706. Telephone: 631-273-7979

Ecumenical Lay Council
Main address: 330 Main St. Northport, NY 11768. Phone: 631-261-4357

God's Provision
Multiple churches are part of the Suffolk County faith based groups. They offer everything from hot meals to free food or groceries. Or get bag lunches, USDA food, household items such as toiletries, laundry detergent, diapers, soap and more.

  • Spanish Pentecostal Church - 11 River Ave Patchogue, NY 11772
  • 1547 Islip Ave Central Islip, NY 11722. Call 631-790-3820
  • 54 Brook Street Bay Shore, NY 11706
  • 12 Calebs Path Brentwood, NY 11717
  • 76 Parkway Drive Amityville, NY 11701
  • 87 Tell Ave Deer Park, NY 11729
  • 155 3rd Ave Brentwood, NY 11717
  • 11 River Ave Patchogue, NY 11772
  • 53 Carleton Ave. Central Islip, NY 11722
  • 1 Hopen Dr Central Islip, NY 11722
  • 155 3rd Ave Brentwood, NY 11717
  • 61 Booker Avenue Wyandanch, NY 11798
  • 159 3rd Avenue Brentwood, NY 11717
  • 1547 Islip Ave Central Islip, NY 11722

St. John the Evangelist R. C. Church
546 St Johns Pl Riverhead, NY 11901. Call 631-369-4601







St. Peter & Paul
Location is 781 Wading River Rd Manorville, NY 11949. Call 631-369-7142
Everything from Cereal to baby formula, Ensure for seniors and other goods. Or get some household items, even utensils, pots or pans, or free clothes. The goal is to help feed kids, babies, the elderly and needy in Suffolk County.

Federation Of Org/Power FP
456 Waverly Ave. Patchogue, NY 11772. Call 631-447-6460

St. John Nepomucene
A pantry address is 1140 Locust Ave. Bohemia, NY 11716. Phone - 631-567-1995

Family Service League/Central Islip
Various assistance programs and social services at 320 Carleton Ave Central Islip, NY 11722. Dial 631-663-4307
They have a free client choice, shoppers pantry. There is also Meals on Wheels delivered for the elderly and disabled. Or get health check ups, emergency SNAP food stamps, or holiday help. They also provide Boxed or Canned Juices , re-packaged breakfast, lunch and dinner meals for clients.

St. Cyril & Methodius
Location is 125 Half Hollow Road Deer Park, NY 11729. Call 631-667-4044. Call for hours, and details on meals and groceries provided.

Christ Lutheran Church-East Moriches
177 Frowein Rd, East Moriches, NY 11940. Main Phone Number is (631)878-2277

St. Anne's Parish Outreach
88 Second Ave. Brentwood, NY 11717. Telephone - 631-273-8113

Bridgehampton Community Food Pantry
 2357 Montauk Highway Bridgehampton, NY 11932. Call  631-537-1527
Meals, free food, and advice are disbursed.

Island Heart Food Pantry
Address is 643 Middle Country Rd. Middle Island, NY 11727. Dial  631-473-1582
Get everything from a box of fresh fruit or vegetables to commodities such as cheese or breads. Or get boxed food including tuna, meat, and similar goods. The hours are Wednesday and Thursday 2-4:15.

Middle Island Community Food Pantry at United Church Of Christ
Location is 271 Middle Country Rd Middle Island, NY 11953. Dial  631-924-6201

New Hope Revival Church
176 McGraw St, Shirley, NY 11967. Call (631)395-4673

Smithtown Emergency Food Pantry
This food pantry is located at 90 Edgewater Avenue, Smithtown, New York 11787. Main Phone - (631)265-7676
Some of the food provided include meals, free groceries, baby formula, diapers, and information on financial assistance such as LIHEAP, food stamps, and rent assistance.

Joseph's Storehouse @ Gloria Dei Evangelical Lutheran Church
Location is 22 E. 18th Street Huntington Station, NY 11746. For information, dial 6631-271-2466
Learn about and apply for government social services, both Suffolk County and state of New York. This is in addition to free food offered. A client choice pantry - fresh and canned food, summer meals or snacks for students and more.

Gordon Heights Food Pantry - 7th Day Adventist Church
Food pantry address is  21 Teller Ave. Coram, NY 11727. Dial the location at (631) 698-0912

Mattituck Presbyterian Church
Address is 12605 Main Rd, Mattituck, NY 11952. Dial (631)298-4145

The Episcopal Church Of St. John The Baptist
33 Railroad Ave, Center Moriches, NY 11934. Primary number: (631)878-0022

Ascension Evangelical Lutheran Church
33 Bayshore Rd, Deer Park, NY 11729. Call (631)667-4188 for hours
Provides food and perishable items. Can also direct clients to social service programs and where to call for financial assistance too. Learn about clothing closets, thrift stores, and soup kitchens too.

Central Islip Church Of Christ
Address - 238 Poplar Street
Central Islip, New York 11722
Call (631)581-7665





First Baptist Church Of Bay Shore
Address of church - 175 Second Avenue
Bay Shore, NY 11706
Dial (631)665-8863

Li Child And Family Development Services, Inc.
Address is 98 Austin Street
Patchogue, NY 11772
Call (631)758-5200 x112 for hours and details on this non-profit. A number of family support programs are offered in addition to food. They may have clothes, and can help people apply for government aid.

Living Water Church
Wainscott, NY 11975
Call - (631)537-2120
Can offer clothing, shelter, and perishable food. Also may run special programs around the holidays, including Christmas and Thanksgiving meals and gifts.

Love And Mercy Fellowship
Address - 1420 Union Blvd.
Bay Shore, NY 11706
Main Phone Number - (631)969-7968

Mary Immaculate Roman Catholic Church
Location - 16 Brown's Lane
Bellport, NY 11713
Tele: (631)286-3795

Federation Of Organizations For The New York State Mentally Disabled, Inc.
456 Waverly Avenue
Patchogue, New York 11772
Call (631)447-6460
Food and meals are offered for people with a medical hardship, disabled, or mental condition.

St. Joseph's Church Of Kings Park
Address - 59 Church St.
Kings Park, NY 11754 
Phone number - (631)269-6635

Suburban Housing Development And Research, Inc.
Bay Shore, New York 11706

Trinity Lutheran Church-Islip
Address - Nassau Avenue Corner Union Boulevard
Islip, NY 11751
Call (631)277-1555

First Presbyterian Church Of Babylon
79 East Main Street
Babylon, NY 11702
Dial (631)587-5838 Ext. 309

First Presbyterian Church Of Northport
Church address - 330 Main Street
Northport, NY 11768
The number of the food bank at the church is (631)261-4357

Bay Shore Emergency Food Program, Inc.
Brightwaters, NY 11718
Dial (631)665-6225
Families facing a crisis or unexpected emergency can stop by for food, meals, or perishable items.

Huntington Community Food Council
90 East 5th Street
Huntington Station, New York 11746
Call (631)351-1060
Partners with other Suffolk County New York churches and charities too.

Grace Community Christian Ministries
117 Columbus Boulevard
Address - Amityville, NY 11701
Main Phone: (631)842-3486







St John's Baptist Church
Address of church is 15 Bethpage Road
Copiague, NY 11726
Dial the location at (631)842-7943

Evangel Church Of Gods
Location is 12 West John Street
Lindenhurst, New York 11757
Telephone number is (631)226-1679
Get information on groceries, canned goods (such as rice and tuna), and other free food supplies.

Our Redeemer Lutheran Church
Phone number to dial is (631)334-1069
Location is 269 Main Road
Aquebogue, New York 11931

St. Cuthbert's Episcopal Church
Location - 18 Magnolia Place
Selden, NY 11784
Call - (631)732-8773

St. John's Lutheran Church-Holbrook
Address - 1675 Coates Avenue
Holbrook, NY 11741
Telephone – (631)588-6050
Some of what may be distributed includes a bag of food to the low income and homeless. Personal hygiene items are also offered for Suffolk County residents, including winter coats and boots.

Pronto Of Long Island, Inc.
Address - 128 Pine Aire Drive
Bay Shore, NY 11706
Call - (631)231-8290

Old Whalers Church
Address - 44 Union Street
Sag Harbor, New York 11963
Dial (631)725-4237

Additional free food programs in Suffolk County near you

Several other soup kitchens and food pantries are offered in Suffolk County New York. Call 631.582.3663 or(516) 294-8528 for information on centers, including Feeding America Long Island. Some of what may be offered includes surplus government commodities, free food boxes, holiday meals and more. Or learn about pet food for working poor families, home delivered meals and government aid such as WIC or SNAP vouchers.


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