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Food Pantry Resources During COVID-19

Mar 25, 2020 | General News

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Below is a list of food pantries open throughout Rensselaer County during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Hours can change frequently though, so we suggest calling ahead to confirm hours.


Fifth Avenue

Phone Number: 518-272-6012

Monday – Friday 10-2. Must complete an intake via telephone and will be provided a pick up time.

Unity House

2431 6th Ave

Troy, NY

Phone Number: 518- 274-2607

Call to set up an appointment.

Hope 7 Community Center

520 Pawling Avenue

Troy, NY

Phone Number: 518-272-8029

Food pantry for those who live in East side of Troy and Wynantskill   9:30-11:45AM Monday-Friday.

REACT (by appt only)

515 Grand Street

Troy, NY

Phone Number: 518-272-8974

ROARKE Center (Catholic Charities)

107 4th Street

Troy, NY

Phone Number: 518-273-8351

Salvation Army

410 River Street

Troy, NY

Phone Number: 518-272-4901

Food Pantry on Tuesday and Thursday’s 10-1:30 (bring photo ID over 18, birth certificates for children, proof of address (ex. Utility bill), proof of income in adults, letter from SSI or Unemployment or DSS or recertifictation paperwork) and can only come twice a month, on Wednesdays they have produce 10-1:30 (do not need to bring anything for that) Meal Program (Monday and Friday, you offer hot meals from 4-5PM).


21 1st street

Troy. NY

Phone Number: 518-274-7400

Food Pantry (call for hours as they may change day-to-day).

80 Main Street

Hoosick Falls, NY

Phone Number: 518-686-5163

Food Pantry on Monday and Friday morning 10-12, Wednesday 6:30-8.

The Anchor

52 South Main Street

Castelton on Hudson, NY

Phone Number: 518-732-4120

Must live in Castelton and Schodack; Food Pantry (bring proof of income, birth certificates, ID’s, and then fill out registration forms) open Monday 5-7, Tuesday and Thursday 9-2, and first Saturday of every month from 10-1. Must call first. Can come to the door to get registration forms.

Nassau Resource Center

15 Church Street

Nassau, NY

Phone Number: 518-766-9014

Food Pantry is open Monday, Tuesday Friday 9-12, Tuesday 7-8:30, Thursday 7-8:30.

The Gathering Place

24 Albany Ave

Nassau, NY

Phone Number: 518-766-4164

Food Pantry in Nassau, East Greenbush; bring utility bill, ID, birth certificates of kids, open Thursdays 5-7, Friday and Saturdays 10-1.

Concerns U

50 Herrick Street

Rensselaer, NY

Phone Number: 518-463-8571

Food Pantry Monday-Thursday 9-2, Friday 9-12. Live in Rensselaer County but is NOT from Troy or Lansingburgh.

Doors of Hope

4348 New York 150

West Sand Lake, NY

Phone Number: 518-674-4048

Nancy Rockwell, Volunteer Director; providing food, will be open on half days: 9-12 but call to find out.




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