Food: Pantries and Emergency Food Assistance
Fresh produce is given out for free to those in need every Saturday from 1:30pm-2:30pm at the PATCO Lindenwold Train Station. Bring a bag if possible.
Every Tuesday from 9:30-10:30 in collaboration with Camden AHEC fresh produce is made available at no cost. Bring your own bag.
Provides groceries for Camden residents on Wednesdays 10am-11am for seniors only and 11am-1pm for all others in need of food. A hot meal is offered Tuesdays at 6pm except for the first Tuesday of each month. Guests choose their groceries for the week from a selection of fresh produce, canned foods, chicken, meat, rice, and other items. There are no eligibility requirements, but should bring a form of ID.
Monday – Thursday from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm and every 3rd Saturday from 9:00-12:00, people must call in advance before stopping in to receive food. ID with proof of address is also required for food services at this site.
Monday to Friday, 1:30-3:00pm, people can walk in to Center and receive a ticket for a meal. This ticket can then be presented at the counter for a meal. Bagged food and Holiday Dinners. Need to sign up during the month of the holiday. Food is available for Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Pantry is available 3 times per week. These dates are not currently set, so please call Laura Sanchez to confirm. ID is not required. Food pick up is allowed once per month unless accompanied by a referral.
Will provide food for initial need and then make arrangements depending on future need. ID required.
Groceries given out every 2nd and 4th Tuesday from 3:30-5:30pm. Mostly non-perishables with occasional produce, bread and eggs. ID and proof of income (Medicaid, Family First, Pay stub, etc,) required. Emergency groceries also available without referral.
Hot meal and groceries every 4th Thursday – people start lining up around 9am. ID and proof of address required. Emergency groceries provided after the 8th of the month.
Cooked dinner is served for neighborhood peopleat 4pm on saturdays in a respectful and dignified environment. Held outdoors in the summer. This program is run by Sacred Heart Church.