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New Haven

Cades Christian Church Soup Kitchen
104 Fairmont Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
203-785-8091
Open: Wednesday 1:00pm - 3:00pm, clothing also available

Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen
311 Temple St.
New Haven, CT 06513
203-624-6426
Open: Call or check online for weekly schedule. ID requested but not required.

Immanuel Baptist Church (Feed My Sheep Ministry)
1324 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT 06513
203-777-8744
Open: Soup Kitchen every Sunday 1:30pm
Food Pantry: 2nd & 4th Saturday of the month: 9:00am - 10:00am

Jewish Family Services Food Pantry
1440 Whalley Avenue
New Haven, CT 06515
203-397-0797
Open: Wednesday and Thursday from 9:00am - 12:00pm
A current photo ID/license, proof of dependents and income are required during the emergency food application process.
Emergency Food: Call 203-397-0796 to schedule an appointment (Emergency Requests are seen between 10:00am–11:30am on Wednesdays/Thursdays).

Saint Ann Church - Soup Kitchen and Food Pantry
930 Dixwell Ave.
Hamden, CT 06514
203-865-0086
Open: Residents of Hamden and most of New Haven Church Sponsored
Emergency Food Pantry provides food the 1st and 3rd Friday of the month from 9:00am - 11:00am

Upon this Rock Ministries Soup Kitchen
884 Grand Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511
203-387-1215 (Call for Information) 

Liberty Community Services - Sunrise Café
57 Olive Street
New Haven, CT 06511
A free breakfast program that is open 5 days a week. Guests receive a cooked breakfast and access to the community space from 7:30am to 10am.  We serve 120-140 people every day.

Liberty Community Services - Sunday Brunch
The Sunday Brunch program serves the New Haven homeless community during the winter months. It serves healthy food to 50 - 80 people who when they leave the shelters or the streets, have nowhere else to go because public buildings and social service agencies are closed on a Sunday. 

Bridgeport

Agape Soup Kitchen
1234 Stratford Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06607
203-365-5824
Open: Saturday, 11:00am - 1:00pm

Bridgeport Rescue Mission Soup Kitchen
1088 Fairfield Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06605
203-333-4087
Open: Monday -Sunday 7:00am - 5:45pm (3 meals)

Calvary St. George Soup Kitchen
755 Clinton Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06607
203-333-5116
Open: Mondays, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

East End Baptist Soup Kitchen
548 Central Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06607
203-333-3036
Open: Mondays, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Golden Hill UMC Community Suppers
210 Elm Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604
203-336-0152
Open: Wednesday, 5:00pm - 6:00pm 

Good Shepherd Manna Kitchen
725 Hancock Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06606
203-685-2464
Open: Fridays, 4:30pm - 5:30pm

King’s Mobile Soup Kitchen
John Street
Bridgeport, CT 06607
203-335-9255
Open: Sundays, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Kitchen of Hope
1100 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604
203-336-4565
Open: Monday, Wednesday & Friday 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Norma F. Pfriem Community Suppers at UCC
877 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604
203-335-3107
Open: Thursday, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Russel Temple Soup Kitchen
555 Connecticut Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06607
203-333-9061
Open: Fridays, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

St. John’s Family Center Soup Kitchen
768 Fairfield Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604
203-335-2999
Open: Tuesday, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

St. Luke’ Episcopal Church Soup Kitchen
594 Kossuth Street
Bridgeport, CT 06608
203-367-7009
Open: Tuesday, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Thomas Merton House Soup Kitchen
43 Madison Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604
203-367-9036
Open: Monday - Saturday, 8:30am - 1:30pm