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Free food pantries, groceries and meals in Madison County Alabama.

Free food pantries, soup kitchens and grocery distribution center that provide assistance in Huntsville AL as well as Madison County. Get groceries, hot or cold meals, personal hygiene products and more. While each free food distribution center offer their own programs, the charities feed low-income families. Find free food in Madison County AL near you, including drive thru pantries and locations open today.

Each pantry will generally have eligibility restrictions or documentation requirements. Most of the free food programs near you in Huntsville and Madison County are available to anyone who needs some short term assistance, and they can help people save money on their monthly grocery bills. There is also a phone number at the bottom of the page for more locations. Or read more on free stuff giveaway near you.

Many of the food pantries focus on families in emergency situations, the elderly, disabled, and low income or jobless families with young children. Some centers may also offer additional stuff, such as clothing assistance, personal toiletries or applications to SNAP food stamps on Meals on Wheels.

If that is offered, it will be in addition food boxes given to low income families. Many Huntsville AL pantries, churches and charities have free Christmas or Thanksgiving meals. Some of the boxes of food distributed in Madison County Alabama will include meats, perishable  non-perishable groceries, baby formula and fresh vegetables or fruits.

Where to get free food in Huntsville AL community and county

Downtown Rescue Mission - Huntsville
Main address is 1400 Evangel Drive, Huntsville, Alabama 35811. Administrative phone number is (256) 536-2441
Many of the programs focus on the homeless in Madison County. This can include a hot meal, shelter, or help in finding transitory housing. There are free personal hygiene supplies, bagged lunches, soap or handsanitizer and other goods.

Huntsville Assistance Program South, also known as HAP
Location is 406 1/2 Governors Drive, Huntsville, Alabama 35801. Phone number - (256) 539-2320
A free food pantry with groceries, cereal, dairy, pasta, bread and more is on site. Several social services are run by the county program. They range from free or low cost food, meals, and food stamps as well as WIC applications.




Interfaith Mission Service, Foodline
411 Holmes Ave NE, Huntsville, AL 35801. Call (256) 534-2424
Get referrals to USDA Commodities in Madison County, Nutrition Education classes, information on how-low income families can save money on groceries and more. They also partner with pantries in Huntsville, including drivu-thru food banks and mobile locations.

Carolyn's Cupboard at St. Paul's United Methodist Church
 3250 Dunn St SW, Huntsville, AL 35805, Huntsville, AL 35805.
Dial 256-539-4901
Supports people of all ages. Food, hygiene items and more may be passed out.

Salvation Army of Huntsville and Madison County
There are multiple locations that offer social services. Assistance programs include free food pantries, soup kitchens, as well as emergency, short term financial help. Case workers as well as volunteers also serve free holiday meals or food baskets, including Thanksgiving turkey dinners or food baskets. Or learn about SNAP food stamps or other benefits. More on Salvation Army Madison County Alabama.

Manna House Madison County
Location 2110 South Memorial Parkway , Huntsville, AL 35801. Phone number is (256) 503-4848

First Assembly of God: House of Every Nation
Appointments are needed 3700 Bob Wallace, Huntsville, AL 35805. Dial 256.783.0166

Heaven's Storehouse at Oakwood University Church
Address is 5500 Adventist Blvd, Huntsville, AL 35896. Phone: 256-837-1255
Hot meals are combined with boxes of food. The location may also deliver meals to the elderly in Madison County or have snacks for students.

Freedom House Church
The free pantry is at 403 Treymore Avenue NW, Huntsville, AL 35811. Main number is 256.656.2247





Wellstone Center CARES Pantry
Location is 4040 S. Memorial Parkway, Huntsville, AL 35802. Telephone: 256-533-1970
Get free groceries, meat and poultry products, toilet paper or laundry detergent, Peanut butter, bread and other goods.

Life Church Huntsville
A food bank and soup 2300 S. Memorial Parkway SW, Huntsville, AL 35801. Telephone: 256-852-5580

Community Action Partnership Madison County
This is the regional community action agency. Staff can help the poor and families in poverty apply for SNAP food stamps, WIC vouchers, free USDA school lunches and other assistance. Employment, hunger prevention and financial aid may all be offered. More on food assistance from Madison County community action agency.

Whitesburg Baptist Church
6806 Whitesburg Dr, Huntsville, AL 35802. Administrative phone is (256) 881-0952
Call the church for hours of food distribution.

Good Sheppard United Methodist Church
Address of church is 1418 Old Railroad Bed Road, Madison, AL 35757. Call (256) 232-3331
Volunteers will assist working poor families by offering emergency food and other support. Canned meat or vegetables, bread, dairy, pasta and other items may be offered. There may also be feminine products.

CUP - churches
Primary phone number is (256) 539-8720
Call for information on meals, clothing, Thanksgiving and Christmas assistance programs, gifts, and other assistance like household products too.

Wears Chapel Baptist Church
The food program is at 938 Ryland Pike, Huntsville, AL 35811. Phone: (256) 859-1721

One In Christ Ministries
Location is 2131 Hwy 72 E, Huntsville , AL 35810. Call 256-417-3848

Society of Saint Vincent
Multiple churches and volunteers help the poor. There is free food or meals for minorities as well as clothes. Or get pots and pans, fresh food or canned groceries, and other goods. The pantry may also have cereal, soup, spaghetti, Ensure for the elderly, dairy and more goods. Continue with SVDP Huntsville Alabama.

Victory Church of God
4901 N. Memorial Parkway, Huntsville, AL 35810. Phone: (256) 374-2259

Madison Mission SDA Church
183 Shelton Rd., Madison, AL 35758. Telephone: 256-464-9488
A free food banks has items, based on donations, such as Cereal (Hot & Cold), tuna, chicken, free holiday food baskets and other goods. They also offer counseling, faith based support, and guidance.





Progressive Union Missionary Baptist Church
Address: 1919 Brandontown Road, Huntsville, AL 35816. Call 256.534.8266

Care Center Of Southeastern Madison County
5439 Main Drive
New Hope, Alabama 35760
Food bank number is (256) 723-2273

Lifeline Ministry - The Stone Christian Center
Address is 3320 Lodge Road, Huntsville, AL 35810. Phone - 256-585-5787
Regardless of faith, free food, personal toiletries and other assistance is offered. Call for hours.

Metropolitan Community Worship Center
2212 Jordan Ln SW, Huntsville, AL 35805. Call in advance - 256-683-9038
A free food bank is only open one day per week. They distribute free food boxes to the low-income, single moms or dads and working poor.

Faith Chapel
A free food pantry is at 3913 Pulaski Pike NW, Huntsville, AL 35810. Phone: 256-852-1606

Mt. Calvary SDA
1100 Meadow Drive, Huntsville, AL 35816. For hours, call 256-384-7754

Rose of Sharon
723 Arcadia Cir NW, Huntsville, AL 35810. Phone: 256-536-2970

Locust Grove Baptist Church
171 Church Lake Road
New Market, AL 35761
(256) 379-2813 is the administrative number.

One Generation Away
They operate a Mobile food pantry in Madison County. In addition, the non-profit partners with other social service agencies to help feed the poor and food insecure. Get groceries, information on USDA programs, ingredients and other goods from the mobile pantry. Call (615) 538-7413







House of the Harvest
Food pantry address is 9144 Wall Triana Hwy
Harvest, Alabama 35749
For hours, call 256-656-6395
Based on donations, the Madison County pantry may have canned groceries, Tuna, Spam, chicken, dairy, and many other items.

Huntsville Assistance Program North
Location is 11588 Pulaski Pike, Toney, Alabama 35773. Telephone number is (256) 828-8788
This agency covers the northern part of the city and region of Huntsville Alabama. Everything from an emergency free food pantry to applications to government USDA programs, loans, and other items are offered.

Additional free food assistance in Madison County Alabama

Not only do the pantries offer food and other support, but there are additional charity programs and even government aid, such as WIC vouchers, Feeding America resources, the backpack programs or EBT cards from food stamps. There are also emergency loan programs for basic needs, or seniors can use congregate meal sites in Madison County. Call 256.539.2256 for more information of soup kitchens, food pantries near you or other government assistance programs.


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