food Resources
  • Northeast PA HelpLine for social services: Dial 211 or go to http://www.helpline-nepa.info/
  • Super Markets holding Senior Hours
    • Gerrity’s Supermarkets Tuesday Mornings from 7AM -9AM
    • Price Chopper 6AM to 7AM every day
    • Dollar General Stores First hour after opening everyday
    • Target stores first hour after opening on Wednesdays

  • Northeast PA HelpLine for social services: Dial 211 or go to http://www.helpline-nepa.info/

  • St. Francis & Clare Progressive Catholic Church 98 Larch St Scranton PA 18509 will continue their food bank. Residents can contact them through their Facebook page www.facebook.com/francisandclarecatholic/ to request delivery or make an appointment to pick up at the church.

  • Friends of the Poor – Food Pantries are open at
    • Jackson Terrace: Monday – Friday 9am-12pm
    • Valley View Terrace: Monday – Friday 9am-12pm

  • Keystone Mission Food Assistance https://www.keystonemission.org/emergencyfoodassistance/
    • Mondays Wednesdays and Fridays 1PM – 4PM at 8 West Olive Street

  • Salvation Army Food Box
    • Call 570-344-9878 to apply over the phone and make an appointment to pick up food boxes.
    • Drive through pick up is available Tuesdays – Fridays at 500 S Washington Ave

  • Meals on Wheels will continue to deliver to clients and is instituting a 6-Foot rile to ensure volunteers and clients remain a safe social distance. https://mealsonwheelsnepa.org/ (570) 346-2421

  • Saint Francis of Assisi
    • Kitchen at 500 Penn Avenue Provides one hot meal per day between 11 a.m. and 12 noon. Meals are distributed outside of the building in take-out containers.
    • Food Pantry  at 504 Penn Avenue, Scranton is currently open on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.  Bags of groceries are distributed at the door.

  • Scranton School District - COVID-19 Summer Food Service Program
    • All children in the Scranton School District can pick up a weeks worth of meals on Tuesdays between 10am and 12pm a the following locations
      • Neil Armstrong Elementary
      • South Scranton Intermediate
      • West Scranton Intermediate
      • Scranton High School