Food resources for older people
Our meal options
Seniors and their spouses can share a meal with others at more than 40 locations across the City. The suggested donation for these meals is $2. Call us at 617-635-4366 for a list of sites.Home-Delivered Meals
This program delivers meals to people who cannot leave their homes because of illness, disability, or frailty, or who have significant difficulty preparing meals.
Call 617-292-6211 to find out if you’re eligible.
Resources we can connect you to
Brown Bag Program
Provides monthly supplemental groceries to seniors at locations around Boston.
Call 1-800-645-8333 to learn where the food resources are in your community. Senior callers are helped right away.
This weekly mobile market provides healthy food to areas underserved by grocers. Also accepts SNAP.
SNAP benefits (formerly known as food stamps)
Program helps millions of eligible, low-income families and individuals. We can assist with the application and recertification process.
Provides large bags of mixed fresh produce for a suggested donation of two dollars.