Free food pantries, soup kitchens and groceries Lexington County SC.
Food pantries are available for residents of Lexington County and towns such as Irmo. The locations, most of which operate as non-profits, try to feed the less fortunate. Where where and how to get free food, groceries and personal hygiene supplies near you in Lexington County South Carolina. Whether the person is disabled, a senior citizen, or a single parent with children, free food banks as well as soup kitchens can be turned to in an emergency.
More information on the primary food pantries in the region are below. There is also a phone number at the bottom of the page for more centers. The locations, including charities or churches, will try their best to not turn anyone away. Some of what may be provided includes free groceries, non-perishable food items, Meals on Wheels for the homebound or baby formula. The Lexington South Carolina centers will also have a meal for the homeless, or maybe serve special Thanksgiving or Christmas meals.
The last service often available is benefits screening. Staff at the local food pantries will try to help individuals determine whether they are eligible for any type of state or federal benefits through a wide variety of public and private programs at this site, such as SNAP food stamps. Or clients can explore the regional Meals on Wheels service.
Location is 1775 12th ST
Cayce, SC 29033
The non-profit collects and distributes free food. In some cases the agency will also have related items. Everything is given to individuals and low to moderate income families in need of help.
Mount Pleasant Swansea Outreach Foundation
505 S Church St.
Swansea, South Carolina 29160
Main phone - (803) 260-6786
The pantry is only open on Wednesday's for emergency situations.
We Care Center
Address is 1808 Chapin Rd
Chapin, SC 29036
Resources range from food from the pantry to financial aid or medications. The center supports the working poor in Lexington County.
Saluda Department of Social Services
Main address - 613 Newberry Hwy
Saluda, South Carolina 29138
Dial (864) 445-2139
Lexington County - Pilgrim's Inn
Address is 236 W Main St
Rock Hill, SC 29730
Lexington County Social Services
541 Gibson Road
Call (803) 785-7333
Referrals can be offered along with applications to SNAP food stamps, WIC, and more.
Salvation Army, Lexington
Dial (803) 765-0260 to reach the family service center.
Programs include gently used clothing or free food from the pantry. The charity also offers groceries, one time financial aid for bills, and Christmas meals.
HUB Community Learning Center
The pantry is at 1234 St Andrews Rd, Columbia, SC 29210. For information, call (803) 451-2139
They provide free food, hygiene supplies like laundry soap and more to the Lexington County area too.
God's Storehouse of Lexington County
1731 Risley Rd, Columbia, SC 29223. Call (803) 691-1622
Get free groceries, baby formula, and even clothes. There is also applications to SNAP food stamps or breakfast/lunch programs for kids.
Lexington County Emergency Food Pantry
Main address is 1775 12th Street
Cayce SC 29033
Fresh and canned food is offered. Get canned meat, dairy products, meat, cereal and other goods. They also hold cooking and shopping classes to help families learn how to buy, and pay for, healthy groceries.
Location is 129 Gibson Ct
Lexington, South Carolina
The charity also has a free home delivered meal service for senior citizens in Lexington.
Aiken – Barnwell community action
650 Knox Abbott Dr # B
Cayce, SC 29033
Dial (803) 794-6778
Call to inquire about SNAP food stamp applications. Or case managers may have a box of groceries, clothing, or information on public aid. The Lexington Community Action Agency combines short term emergency help with long term stability.
LICS Thrift Store
Main address is 216 Harmon St.
Lexington, South Carolina
Items range from Christmas or school clothing to referrals to food pantries.
Sharing God's Love
147 Friarsgate Blvd
Irmo, South Carolina 29063
Call for information on clothing, food, medications, and more. They also have general household goods for the less fortunate. There may be cereal, rice, canned groceries, meat and other goods.
Find other free food programs in Lexington County
Lexington County is also supported by other locations. Whether someone needs a hot meal, box of food, or other forms of assistance in an emergency, dial 803.254.4432 for more pantries or government aid near you. Staff can refer families to programs for their needs.