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Baby Pantry
St. Joseph's Center - Baby Pantry
Address : 320 South Blakely St.
City : Dunmore
Schedule : Monday - Friday
Hours: 8:00AM - 3:00PM
Phone: 963-1261
Item(s) : Baby Items Baby Formula Baby Food
Required : PA address
Others : By Appointment
 
   
St. Joseph's Center - Mother Infant Program
Address : 1213 Prospect Avenue
City : Scranton
Schedule : Daily
Hours: 8:00AM - 7:00PM
Phone: 558-5050
Item(s) : Baby Items Baby Formula Baby Food
Required : PA address
Others : By Appointment
 
 
Disaster Relief
American Red Cross of Lackawanna County
Address : 545 Jefferson Avenue
City : Scranton
Schedule : M-F
Hours: 8:30am-4:30pm
Phone: (570)207-0100
Item(s) : Provides food, shelter, health & mental health services after a disaster.
Required : Must be affected by disaster
Others :  
 
     
 
Emergency Assistance; Food Assistance
Salvation Army
Address : 500 S Washington Ave
City : Scranton
Schedule : Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Hours: 9:00 to 11:30 AM
Phone: 570-344-9878
Item(s) : Food Basket Program
Required : ID required. By appointment only
Others : Utility program, Youth Community Program, Fuel Program
 
   
Voluntary Action Center
Address : NA
City : NA
Schedule : Monday - Sunday
Hours: After hours 5:00PM to 8:30AM
Phone: 961-1234
Item(s) : Food Vouchers
Required :  
Others : Emergency situations for families
 
 
Food Assistance
Catholic Social Services
Address : 638 Hemlock Street
City : Scranton
Schedule : Tuesdays
Hours: 1:00 to 4:00 PM
Phone: 570-207-2283
Item(s) : Food Pantry
Required : Lackawanna County residents
Others :  
 
   
Triboro Food Pantry
Address : Moosic United Methodist Church 609 Main Street
City : Moosic
Schedule : Saturdays
Hours: 9:00 to 11:00 am
Phone:  
Item(s) :  
Required :  
Others : Serves the communities of Taylor, Moosic, Old Forge, and Duryea
 
 
Food Assistance & General Assistance
Scranton Lackawanna Human Development Agency, Inc
Address : 321 Spruce St.
City : Scranton
Schedule : M-F
Hours: 8:30am-4pm
Phone: 570-963-6836
Item(s) : Food surplus from Dept of Agriculture. Watch newspaper announcements for availabilitiy.
Required : Must meet 150% of poverty income.
Others : EARN, Energy Assistance, Head Start
 
     
 
Food Pantry
Bread Basket of NEPA
Address : Office Location 550 Madison Ave.
City : Scranton
Schedule : Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Hours: 11:00AM - 4:00PM
Phone: 343-2324
Item(s) : Non-perishable foods, non-perishable donations.
Required : Assigned by Zip Code Proof of ID with Zip Code, proof of children w/ Social Security card, birth certificate, proof of total household income.
Others : Once per month or emergency food assistance by calling office.
 
   
Bread Basket of NEPA - Archbald
Address : Serves: 18403, 18433, 18411 St. Thomas Aquinas/Christ the King Parish - Archbald 411 Church Street
City : Archbald
Schedule : Tuesday
Hours: 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Phone: 343-2324
Item(s) : Non-perishable foods, non-perishable donations.
Required : Assigned by Zip Code Proof of ID with Zip Code, proof of children w/ Social Security card, birth certificate, proof of total household income.
Others : Once per month or emergency food assistance by calling office. Open door back parking lot backdoor of third building.
 
 
Bread Basket of NEPA - Carbondale
Address : Serves: 18407, 18433 Mayfield, Jermyn, 18421 Richmondale, Vandling First Presbyterian Church 76 Salem Ave.
City : Carbondale
Schedule : Wednesday
Hours: 10:00AM - 11:45AM
Phone: 343-2324
Item(s) : Non-perishable foods, non-perishable donations.
Required : Assigned by Zip Code Proof of ID with Zip Code, proof of children w/ Social Security card, birth certificate, proof of total household income.
Others : Once per month or emergency food assistance by calling office. Open door front of church on Salem Ave. in lobby.
 
   
Bread Basket of NEPA - Central City
Address : Serves: 18503, 18505,18510,18507,18517,18518 Elm Park Methodist Church 710 Linden St.
City : South & Center City Scranton, Moosic, Taylor, Old Forge
Schedule : Wednesday
Hours: 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Phone: 343-2324
Item(s) : Non-perishable foods, non-perishable donations.
Required : Proof of ID with Zip Code, proof of children w/ SS card, birth certificate, proof of total household income
Others : Once per month or emergency food assistance by calling office Entrance is on Jefferson Avenue
 
 
Bread Basket of NEPA - Mid-Valley
Address : Serves: 18434, 18447, 18452, 18519 St. Michael's Church 316 First Ave. Jessup
City : Jessup
Schedule : Wednesday
Hours: 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Phone: 343-2324
Item(s) : Non-perishable foods, non-perishable donations.
Required : Assigned by Zip Code Proof of ID with Zip Code, proof of children w/ Social Security card, birth certificate, proof of total household income.
Others : Once per month or emergency food assistance by calling office. Open door staircase down on side of church off driveway.
 
   
Bread Basket of NEPA - North Pocono
Address : Serves: 18444, 18424, 18416 Shop Rite Plaza 921 Drinker Turnpike Covington Township 18444
City : Covington Township
Schedule : Thursday
Hours: 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Phone: 343-2324
Item(s) : Non-perishable foods, non-perishable donations.
Required : Assigned by Zip Code Proof of ID with Zip Code, proof of children w/ Social Security card, birth certificate, proof of total household income.
Others : Once per month or emergency food assistance by calling office.
 
 
Bread Basket of NEPA - North Scranton
Address : Serves: 18508, 18509, 18512 Dunmore, 18504 West Scranton Our Father's House Church 1820 Church Avenue, North Scranton,18508
City : Scranton
Schedule : Wednesday
Hours: 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Phone: 343-2324
Item(s) : Non-perishable foods, non-perishable donations.
Required : Assigned by Zip Code Proof of ID with Zip Code, proof of children w/ Social Security card, birth certificate, proof of total household income.
Others : Once per month or emergency food assistance by calling office. Dirt driveway to open white door, back of church
 
   
Friends of the Poor - South Side
Address : Valley View Terrace - South Scranton
City : Scranton
Schedule : Monday - Friday
Hours: 9:00AM - 3:30PM
Phone: 348-3119
Item(s) : Non-perishable, frozen meat, donations
Required : Identification
Others :  
 
 
Friends of the Poor - West Scranton
Address : Jackson Terrace Apartments
City : Scranton
Schedule : Monday - Friday
Hours: 9:00AM - 3:30PM
Phone: 348-4429
Item(s) : Non-perishable food, frozen meat, donations
Required : Identification
Others :  
 
   
Moosic Assembly of God
Address : 477 3rd St.
City : Moosic
Schedule : Appointment Only
Hours: Appointment Only
Phone: 570-457-4663
Item(s) : Non-perishable, fresh & frozen foods
Required : Require photo ID. Individuals can come every 30 days. Appointment must be made.
Others : Serves Moosic, Old Forge,Taylor, Avoca & Duryea
 
 
St. Paul's/ St. Clare's Parish Food Pantry
Address : St. Clare's Church 2235 North Washington Ave.
City : Scranton
Schedule : Fridays Only
Hours: School Year: 3:00-4:30pm Summer: Noon - 1:30
Phone: 961-1549
Item(s) : Limited client choice of non-perishables, varying with availability
Required : Identification and evidence of need.
Others : Entry is via ramp to lower level at back of church. Clients may get food once per month.
 
   
The Leahy Community Health & Family Center
Address : 230 Kressler Court
City : Scranton
Schedule : Mon., Tues., Wed., Fri.
Hours: Summer Hours: By Appointment Only
Phone: 570-941-6112
Item(s) : Depends up on donations. Assortment of canned and dried foods.
Required : Photo I.D. or proof of address
Others : Clothing for men, women, children & infants.
 
 
The Salvation Army
Address : 500 South Washington Avenue
City : Scranton
Schedule : Monday - Friday
Hours: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Phone: 969-6399
Item(s) : Perishable and non-perishable food
Required : ID, household income and expenses
Others : Once per month By Appointment
 
   
United Neighboorhood Centers ( UNC)
Address : 410 Olive Street
City : Scranton
Schedule : Monday - Friday
Hours: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Phone: 343-8835
Item(s) : Non-perishable food, bread, frozen meat
Required :  
Others : Clothing and household items when available
 
 
University of Scranton
Address : Leahy Community Health & Family Center Food Pantry 230 Kressler Court
City : Scranton
Schedule : Mondays 4-5PM/ Wednesdays 11AM-1PM
Hours: Other days of the week by appointment only
Phone: 941-6112
Item(s) : Assorted food
Required : Photo ID
Others : Clothing, personal care items if available
 
     
 
Food Pantry; Food Service
Jewish Family Services of Lackawanna County
Address : Mae Gelb Kosher Food Pantry 615 Jefferson Ave.
City : Scranton
Schedule : By Appointment Only
Hours: By Appointment Only
Phone: 344-1186
Item(s) : Non-perishable Kosher food, personal care and cleaning products if available. Kosher Meals of Wheels.
Required : Household income and expenses, Identification for each member of household
Others : Twice per month
 
     
 
Food Vouchers
Catholic Social Services (CSS) - Carbondale
Address : 80 Terrace St.
City : Carbondale
Schedule : Monday - Friday
Hours: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Phone: 282-0460
Item(s) : State Food Vouchers
Required : Photo ID, proof of income, document of emergency
Others : Emergency situations Bldg. is behind St. Rose Church (little school annex)
 
   
Catholic Social Services (CSS) - Scranton
Address : 516 Fig Street
City : Scranton
Schedule : Monday - Friday
Hours: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Phone: 207-2283
Item(s) : State Food Vouchers
Required : Photo ID, proof of income, document of emergency
Others : Emergency Situations
 
 
Safety Net
Address : 550 Madison Avenue
City : Scranton
Schedule : Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
Hours: 12:00PM - 4:00PM
Phone: 347-4730
Item(s) : Assorted food, formula, financial assistance and personal care items.
Required : ID for self and family
Others : Once a month
 
   
WIC (Women, Infant, Children) - North Scranton
Address : North Scranton 431 N. 7th Avenue 346-8493
City : Scranton, Carbondale
Schedule : By Appointment Only
Hours: varies
Phone: 348-6484
Item(s) : WIC vouchers to be redeemed at grocery stores
Required : WIC eligibility, ID, income, residency
Others :  
 
 
WIC (Women, Infant, Children) Central City
Address : Colfax Ave. 3rd Fl. CMC
City : Scranton
Schedule : Varies
Hours: Varies
Phone: 961-5550
Item(s) : WIC vouchers to be redeemed at grocery stores
Required : WIC eligibility, ID, income, residency
Others :  
 
   
WIC(Women, Infant, Children) Carbondale
Address : 40 North Scott St.
City : Carbondale
Schedule : Varies
Hours: Varies
Phone: 282-3943
Item(s) : WIC vouchers to be redeemed at grocery stores
Required : WIC eligibility, ID, income, residency
Others :  
 
 
WIC(Women, Infant, Children) South Scranton
Address : South Scranton 431 N. 7th Avenue
City : Scranton
Schedule : Varies
Hours: Varies
Phone: 348-6484
Item(s) : WIC Vouchers to be redeemed at grocery stores
Required : WIC eligibility, ID, income, residency
Others :  
 
     
 
Government; Food Assistance
Lackawanna County Assistance Office
Address : 100 Lackawanna Ave.
City : Scranton
Schedule : M-F
Hours: 7:30am-5pm
Phone: 570-963-4525
Item(s) : Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP)
Required : Must be low income. Contact office to apply.
Others :  
 
     
 
Health & Wellness; Nutrition Assistance
Maternal & Family Health Services
Address : 40 North Scott St.
City : Carbondale
Schedule : Monday-Friday
Hours: 8am-4:30pm
Phone: 282-3943
Item(s) : WIC program
Required : Pregnant & breastfeeding women; Children under age 5
Others : Women's Health & Well-Baby care
 
   
Maternal & Family Health Services, Inc.
Address : 431 N 7th Ave. & 315 Colfax Ave, 3rd Fl
City : Scranton
Schedule : Monday-Friday
Hours: 8am-4:30pm
Phone: 3486484
Item(s) : WIC Services
Required : Pregnant & Breastfeeding women; Children under age 5
Others : Mother & Well-Baby Care
 
 
Nutrition Education
Penn State Cooperative Extension of Lackawanna County
Address : 200 Adams Ave., Lower Level
City : Scranton
Schedule : Monday-Friday
Hours: 8:30am-4:00pm. Program hours vary.
Phone: 570-963-6842
Item(s) : Nutritional education for resource-stressed families with children
Required :  
Others : Additional family resiliency programming
 
     
 
Prepared Meal, Soup Kitchen
St. Peter's
Address : 74 Rear Warren St.
City : Tunkhannock
Schedule : Mon - Sat.
Hours: 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Phone: 570-996-5005
Item(s) : Full course gourmet meal. Freshly prepared daily. Items such as bread, cookies, pies available to take home. No charge, no criteria, everyone welcome. Location is behind Wells Fargo/Wachovia Bank off Main St.
Required : No Criteria, No Charge
Others : Donna Schaffer and family run kitchen 570-836-8817
 
     
 
Prepared Meals
Lackawanna County Congregate & Home Delivered Meal Program
Address : 200 Adams Avenue
City : Scranton
Schedule : Varies at Senior Centers
Hours: Varies at Senior Centers
Phone: 963-6740
Item(s) : Registration form , ages 60+ or with physical disability.
Required : Must pre-register at Senior Centers 60 years or older
Others : Meal served to seniors at a community center or delivered to homes, if eligible.
 
   
Meals on Wheels of NEPA
Address : 541 Wyoming Avenue
City : Scranton
Schedule : Monday - Friday
Hours: 8:00AM - 3:00PM
Phone: 346-2421
Item(s) : Prepared meal served to seniors at a community center, or delivered to homes, if eligible
Required : Registration form, ages 60+ or with physical disablilty
Others :  
 
 
Senior Community Center - Abington
Address : 1151 Winola Rd.
City : Clarks Summit
Schedule : Monday - Friday
Hours: 12:00PM Noon
Phone: 586-8996
Item(s) :  
Required : Eligibility
Others : www.abingtonseniorcommunitycenter.com
 
   
Senior Community Center - Carbondale
Address : 66 N. Church St.
City : Carbondale
Schedule : Tuesday and Thursdays
Hours: 12:00 PM (Noon)
Phone: 282-6167
Item(s) :  
Required : Age 60+ Reservation by 12PM Noon the day prior.
Others : www.uncnepa.org
 
 
Senior Community Center - Downtown
Address : 305 Penn Ave.
City : Scranton
Schedule : Monday - Friday
Hours: 11:45AM
Phone: 347-3970
Item(s) :  
Required : Age 60+ Reservation by 12PM Noon the day prior.
Others :  
 
   
Senior Community Center - Dunmore
Address : 1414 Monroe Ave.
City : Dunmore
Schedule : Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
Hours: Served between 11:30 - 11:45AM
Phone: 207-2662
Item(s) :  
Required : Age 60+ Reservation by 12PM Noon the day prior.
Others :  
 
 
Senior Community Center - JCC
Address : 601 Jefferson Ave.
City : Scranton
Schedule : Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
Hours: 12:00PM Noon
Phone: 346-6595
Item(s) :  
Required : Age 60+ Reservation by 12:00PM the day prior.
Others :  
 
   
Senior Community Center - Jefferson Township
Address : 487 Cortez Rd.
City : Mt. Cobb
Schedule : Wednesday
Hours: varies
Phone: 842-6727
Item(s) :  
Required : Age 60+ Reservation by 12PM Noon the day prior.
Others :  
 
 
Senior Community Center - Mid-Valley
Address : 632 4th Ave. Jessup Hose Co.
City : Jessup
Schedule : Monday, Wednesday, & Friday
Hours: 12:00PM Noon
Phone: 489-4415
Item(s) :  
Required : Age 60+ $1.25 Age 55-59 - $3.00 Below age 55 - $5.00 Reservation by 12PM Noon the day prior. All meal consumers must fill out an intake form.
Others :  
 
   
Senior Community Center - North Pocono
Address : 12 John J. Michaels Dr.
City : Covington Township
Schedule : Monday - Friday
Hours: 12:00PM Noon - Lunch
Phone: 842-6727
Item(s) : Also: Every 3rd Monday 10AM brunch. Once a week dinner @ 5PM. Once monthly bingo dinner.
Required : Age 60+ Reservation by 12PM Noon the day prior. Suggested donation of $1.50 ( 60+) Seniors 55-59 pay $4.50
Others :  
 
 
Senior Community Center - South Side
Address : 606 Alder St.
City : Scranton
Schedule : Monday - Friday
Hours: 11:40AM
Phone: 346-2487
Item(s) :  
Required : Age 60+ Reservation by 12PM Noon the day prior.
Others :  
 
   
Senior Community Center - Taylor
Address : 700 S. Main St.
City : Taylor
Schedule : Wednesday
Hours: 12:00PM Noon
Phone: 562-0400
Item(s) :  
Required : Age 60+ Reservation by 12PM Noon the day prior.
Others :  
 
 
Senior Community Center - West Side
Address : 1004 Jackson St.
City : Scranton
Schedule : Monday - Friday
Hours: 12:00PM Noon
Phone: 961-1592
Item(s) :  
Required : Age 60+ Reservation by 12:00PM the day prior.
Others :  
 
   
Seven Loaves Soup Kitchen
Address : 74 Warren Street
City : Tunkhannock
Schedule : M-F 5-7pm , Sat Noon
Hours: M-F 5-7 pm, Sat Noon
Phone: 570-996-5005
Item(s) : Full course gourmet meal. Items such as breads and pies available to take home.
Required :  
Others : St. Peter's Episcopal Church Parish Office: 570-836-2233 Elaine Cory (runs kitchen) 570-965-2380
 
 
St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen
Address : 500 Penn Avenue
City : Scranton
Schedule : Sunday - Saturday 11AM - 12PM
Hours: Lunch Daily 11AM - Noon, DinnerTuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 5PM - 6PM
Phone: 342-5556
Item(s) : Hot Meal - prepared meal
Required : None
Others : Clothing and other items when available
 
   
St. Stanislaus Youth Center
Address : 530 East Elm Street
City : Scranton
Schedule : One Saturday per month
Hours: 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Phone: 570-961-8364
Item(s) : Prepared meal. Hot Meal.
Required : None
Others :  
 
 
Prepared Meals & Food Pantry
Kesytone Rescue Mission Alliance
Address : 8 West Olive Street
City : Scranton
Schedule : Food Pantry: 2nd & 4th Thursdays 1:00 to 4:00pm: Prepared Meals: Thursday through Monday, 5:30 pm : Adult Clothing Distribution, 1st & 3rd Thursdays, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm: Children's Clothing Distribution every Wednesday, 10:00 am to 12:00 noon
Hours: varies
Phone: 570-871-4795
Item(s) : Non-perishable items
Required : Must be present for worship service 5:30-6:15 pm. Must have ID
Others : Clothing Recovery Program
 
     
 
Prepared Meals, Food Pantry
Community Intervention Center (CIC)
Address : 445 N 6th Ave
City : Scranton
Schedule : Daily/ 7 days a week
Hours: 8:00AM - 7:00PM
Phone: 342-4298
Item(s) : Breakfast, Light lunch, snacks ( 3 days /wk) Hot breakfast on Sunday Non-perishable food, frozen meat donations
Required : Identification
Others : Canned goods, clothes