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West Hartford Food Pantry 

West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, Room 130, West Hartford, CT 06107

  • General Information: Non-perishable food pantry for income-eligible West Hartford residents.
  • Requirements: Photo ID, recent piece of official mail showing West Hartford address, recent proof of income and household size. Call for complete requirements.
  • Curbside food distribution days and times are available on our webpage.
  • For information, please call 860-561-7569 or 860-561-7580.
Fern Street Food Ministry Food Pantry and Community Kitchen

Universalist Church of West Hartford,433 Fern Street, West Hartford, CT 06107

  • Food is distributed the third Saturday of each month from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
  • Connecticut Foodshare mobile food truck distributes food in the back parking lot from 8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.  Community members are offered a FREE Breakfast from 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
  • For info, call 860-233-3669 x109 or visit
The Anja Rosenberg Kosher Food Pantry

Jewish Family Services, 333 Bloomfield Avenue, Suite A, West Hartford, CT 06117

  • For information, please call 860 236-1927 or e-mail Cody Daigle-Orians at
Connecticut Foodshare
  • General Information: Mobile food truck provides fresh produce and other food items. Times vary by location.
  • Requirements: Bring your own bags. Age 16 and older. ID is NOT required.
  • For information, please call 203-469-5000 or visit
  • Click here for Foodshare's West Hartford mobile distribution schedule.

Soup Kitchens in Surrounding Towns

House of Bread
1453 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06120 
Breakfast and lunch served Monday - Friday
860-278-3561 x233

Hartford Rescue Mission
650 Windsor Street, Hartford, CT 06120
Evening meal served Monday – Friday

East Hartford Interfaith Ministries Friendship Soup Kitchen - Calvary Congregational Methodist Church
12 Rector Street, East Hartford, CT 06108 
Evening meal served Mon, Wed, and Friday

The Friendship Center at St. Elizabeth House
118 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06106
Breakfast and lunch served Tues - Saturday

Subject to change. Please contact each organization for current information. Visit or call 211 for additional resources.