Food Pantries and Meal Programs

For information on food pantries and meal programs outside of the Newburyport area visit Essex Country Hunger Relief

Food Pantries

Community Action Inc – 44A Friend Street, Amesbury, 978-388-2570
(Amesbury, Merrimac, Salisbury, Newburyport, Newbury and West Newbury)

The CAI Amesbury Center food pantry is providing curbside pickup only. You must call to schedule food pickup, (978) 388-2570.

Newbury Food Pantry – 89 Hanover St, Newbury
(Serving Newbury, Newburyport, Byfield, Georgetown, Rowley, West Newbury, Salisbury and Ipswich)

Order the food you need online Wednesday thru Thursday at Noon – or call 978-358-1077
Friday Morning – Home delivery to those without transportation.
Friday Afternoon – Curbside Pickup at 20 High Road in Newbury from 2:45 to 4:45

Our Neighbors’ Table  – 194 Main Street, Amesbury, 978-388-1907
(Amesbury, Boxford, Byfield, Georgetown, Groveland, Merrimac, Newbury, Newburyport, Rowley, Salisbury, West Newbury, and South Hampton (NH))  

Our Neighbors’ Table operates several markets in the area some of which offer curbside pickup only. They also offer delivery services to homebound individuals in Amesbury, Newburyport and Salisbury. Please visit their website for details.

Pettengill House Food Pantry – 13 Lafayette Road, Salisbury, 978-463-8801
(Greater Newburyport area)

Tues                9 AM to 6 PM (By appointment only)
Wed                 9 AM to 1 PM (By appointment only, for seniors and medically
compromised individuals)

Meal Programs Open to Everyone

Monday to Friday
9 AM – Coffee & Danish, Salvation Army, Newburyport

11 AM – Lunch at St. Basil’s Kitchen, Greek Orthodox Church, Newburyport
5 PM – Dinner at Among Friends, St Pauls Church, Newburyport

11 AM to 12:30 PM – Lunch at Among Friends, St. Pauls Church, Newburyport
5 to 6 PM – Breaking Bread, Immaculate Conception Church, Newburyport

11 AM to 12:30 PM – The Salvation Army Café Lunch, Newburyport
4 to 6 PM – Our Neighbors’ Table at Main Street Congregational Church, Amesbury

5 to 6 PM – Friendship Table Dinner, The Salvation Army, Newburyport

11 AM to 12:30 PM – Lunch at Among Friends, St. Pauls Church, Newburyport

8 to 10 AM – Central Congregational Church, Newburyport

12:30 to 2 PM – South and Sandwiches, Old South Church, School Street Entrance, Newburyport

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