Resources for families & friends needing help during COVID-19 crisis

PS133 Families,
During this time of social distancing and self-isolation, here are some LEARNING, MINDFULNESS & MEAL resources for anyone who may need them and/or to pass along to others in need.
The following organizations are providing resources:

Kids Rule Inc. & Lady’s Seafood & SoulfoodFree lunch and blessing bags (soap, deodorant, toothpaste, etc.) for anyone in need. 2321 1st Ave (btwn 118th & 119th St), New York, NY 10035
 
Invisible Hands – Free delivery of groceries, supplies, or whatever else you may need for NYC residents. If you are elderly, immunocompromised or otherwise at-risk, please submit a request at InvisibleHandsDeliver.com, Email InvisibleHandsDeliver@gmail.com or call/text 732-639-1578.

NYC Schools Parental Support Special Day, LLC will be providing support to parents affected by NYC schools closing until 4/20. Opening school hours & after 6:30am-11:30pm
Limited space 10 spots available. 
Contact 917-621-7907 or info@specialdayllc.com for more information.
Daily Routine:
– corona virus info session
– mindfulness meditation
– HW support + tutoring
– sit & paint
– indoor movies & games
– support group

Homegirl Emergency Fund (rent support, food, metro card/transportation, flight/train/bus ticket for displaced college students, USCIS renewal fee): This fund is open to women, non-binary and gender expansive folks. Application closes on Friday, March 20 @12pm https://bit.ly/homegirlfund
Undocu Workers Fund: The fund will be distributed to undocumented folks working at restaurants in Manhattan & Brooklyn. Emailundocuworkersfund@gmail.com to request funds.
One Fair Wage Emergency Fund – providing free, cash assistance to restaurant workers, delivery drivers and other tipped workers and service workerswho are seeing their income decline or aren’t able to work. To get help, please fill out the form at https://ofwemergencyfund.org/help and one of their organizers will call you to follow up within 7-10 days

PLACES FOR MEALS IN BROOKLYN:

 

SOUP KITCHEN/ FOOD PANTRY

ADDRESS HOURS OF OPERATION PHONE NUMBER PAPERWORK REQUIRED
Greenpoint Reformed Church 136 Milton St., 11222 Wed 6pm-7pm; 718 383 5941
Greenpoint Reformed Church 136 Milton St., 11222 Thu 4pm-7pm 718 383 5941 . ID required for initial sign up
St. Stephen Outreach 874 Myrtle Ave., 11206 Wed-Fri 11am-1pm 718 384 5975
St. Stephen Outreach 874 Myrtle Ave., 11206 Wed, Fri 9am-10:30am 718 384 5975 Photo ID, proof of address, and proof of household required
Catholic Charities St. John’s Food Pantry 333 Hart St., 11206 Tue 7am-8am. 718 455 6864
Overcoming Love Ministries – Pulaski Family Residence 228 Pulaski St., 11206 Tue 10am-4pm, Fri 2:30pm-4pm 718 235 1464
Make the Road by Walking 301 Grove St., 11237 Fri 7am-10am 718 418 7690
Iglesia Pentecostal Arca de Salvacion 72 Vanderbilt Ave, 11205 Sat 7:30am-9:30am 646 907 4510
St. John’s Bread and Life Mobile Soup Kitchen – Red Hook 98 Richard St., 11231 Tue 11:30am- 1pm, Fri 10:30am-12pm (except 1st Fri) 718 574 0058
Recovery House of Worship (RHOW) 360 Schermerhorn St., 11217 Mon, Tue, Fri 9am-10am, doors open 8am 718 875 1858 x108
Recovery House of Worship (RHOW) 360 Schermerhorn St., 11217 2nd, 3rd, 4th Sat 9am-10:30am 718 875 1858 x108
CHIPS – Park Slope Christian Help 200 4th Ave., 11217 Mon-Fri 9am-11am (breakfast to go); Mon-Sat 11:30am1pm (hot lunch); Mon-Fri 1pm – 4pm (bag lunch); 718 237 2962
CHIPS – Park Slope Christian Help 200 4th Ave., 11217 Fri 11:30am-1pm 718 237 2962
Hope City Empowerment Center 650 Washington Ave., 11238 Tue, Thu, Fri 12:30pm-1:30pm; Sat 9am-11am 718 857 5698
Hope City Empowerment Center 650 Washington Ave., 11238 Every other Fri 9am-11am. 718 857 5698
Church of God Feeding the Hungry 836 Classon Ave., 11238 Thu 11:30am-1:30pm 718 230 5955
Chance for Children Youth Information Center 11 McKeever Place, Lower Level, 11225 Fri 10am-12:30pm 718 756 0968
Grace Reformed Church of Flatbush 1800 Bedford Ave., 11225 Sat 11am-1pm 718 287 4343
Salvation Army Bedford Temple Corps 601 Lafayette Ave., 11216 Wed 10am-12pm. 718 622 9020 Photo ID required, proof of address
St. George Episcopal Church 800 Marcy Ave, 11216 Tue 10:30am-12pm 718 789 6036
Stuyvesant Heights Christian Church 69 MacDonough St., 11216 every other Thu 5pm-6pm 718 783 538
Agape Social Services Beulah 956 Marcy Ave., 11216 Wed 12pm-2pm. ID required 718 636 8500 x16
Agape Social Services Beulah 956 Marcy Ave., 11216 2nd, 4th Tue 10am-2pm 718 636 8500 x16
Family Life Development Center 1476 Bedford Ave., 11216 Mon 8am-6pm. 718 636 4938 Must come with ID
St. John’s Bread and Life 795 Lexington Avenue, 11221 Mon-Fri 8am-12:30pm 718 574 0058 x240
St. John’s Bread and Life 795 Lexington Avenue, 11221 Mon-Fri 8am-12:30pm; Tue, Thu 3pm-6:30; 718 574 0058 x240 ID required
Open Door Family Life Center 999 Greene Ave., 11221 Sat 8:30am-10:30am 718 455 3545
Open Door Family Life Center 999 Greene Ave., 11221 Sun 9am-10:30am 718 455 3545
Bridge St. AME Missionary 277 Stuyvesant Ave, 11221 Wed 11am-1:30pm 718 452 3936
King Emmanuel Community Services 340-44 Malcolm X Blvd, 11233 Thu, Fri 10:30am-12pm 718 773 1650 Bring ID
St. Matthews Roman Church 1351 Lincoln Pl., 4th Fl., 11213 Tue 9am-12pm. Ring buzzer 718 774 6747
Bethany United Methodist Church 1208 St. John’s Pl., 11213 Tue 12:30pm – 2:30pm 718 774 5689
Mt. Hebron Food for Life Pantry 167 Chester St., 11212 Sat 9am-10:30am 646 220 1826 Photo ID
Salvation Army Brownsville Corps 280 Riverdale Avenue, 11212 Mon-Thu 9am-12pm, 1:30pm-4pm 718 345 7050 x4026 Photo ID, proof of address and proof of income required for registration.
Overcoming Love Ministries – Van Siclen Family Residence 246 Jamaica Ave., 11207 Thu-Sat 4pm-7pm 718 235 1464
Overcoming Love Ministries – Liberty Cafe 275 Liberty Ave., 11207 Mon-Fri 10:30am-1:30pm 718 235 1464
Las Maravillas Del Exodo 302 Elton St., 11208 Wed 11am-12pm. 347 242 6337 Photo ID required.
Sunset Park Emergency Food Program / The Center for Family Life 443-39th St., 11220 Tue 10am-1pm; Wed, Thu 11am-1pm. 718 492 3585 ID required
Salvation Army Sunset Park Corp 520 50th St., 11220 Mon-Fri 12pm-1pm. 718 438 1771
Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Help 526 60th St., 11220 1st, 2nd Sat 10am-12pm 718 492 9200 Photo ID and proof of address required for adults, birth certificate or health plus card for children
Zichron Acheinu Levy Menachem Tzion 928 44th St., 11219 Fri 11:30am-12:30pm 718 774 0741
Salvation Army Bay Ridge 252 86th Street, 11209 Mon-Thu 8:30am-3:30pm by appointment. 718 238 2991 Photo ID and proof of address required for all household members
Bensonhurst COJO / Kosher Food Program 8635 21st Ave., Ste. 1B, 11214 Tue 10am-4pm. All food is kosher 718 333 1834
Reaching Out Community Services Inc. 7708 New Utrecht Ave., 1121 Mon, Tue, Thu 9am-4pm; Wed 9am-6pm; Fri 9am-4pm. 718 373 4565 must register first with proof of address. SNAP assistance available – to apply bring photo ID, benefits card, and utility bill (any kind). Call first for appointment, 718-373-4565 ext 101.
Calvary Pentecostal Church 151 Woodruff Ave, 11226 Thu 11am-1pm 718 469 8252
Holy Cross Church Food Pantry 2530 Church Ave., 11226 Tue, Thu 2pm-3:30pm 718 469 5900
Masbia of Flatbush 1372 Coney Island Ave., 11230 Sun-Thu 3pm-7:30pm 718 972 4446
Masbia of Flatbush 1372 Coney Island Ave., 11230 Fri 7am-11am 718 972 4446
Triumphant Breakthrough Pantry 889 Rutland Rd., 11203 Thu 4pm-6pm. 718 774 4696 ID required
United Community Baptist Kitchen 545 Utica Ave., 11203 Sat 10am-12pm 718 467 7708
Brooklyn Faith SDA Church 5518 Church Avenue, 11203 Fri 12pm-3pm, or until food runs out; 347 691 0293
Brooklyn Faith SDA Church 5518 Church Avenue, 11203 Thu 2pm-4pm 347 691 0293
Canarsie Cluster Food Pantry (Our Lady of Miracles) 757 E. 86th St., 11236 Sat 10am-11:30am. 347 400 7141 ID required
Sephardic Bikur Holim- Kosher 425 Kings Hwy, 11223 Mon 9:30am-12:30pm; Wed, Fri 9:15am-12:15pm; Tue, Thu by appointment only 718 787 1100 x354 ID required
Catholic Charities Our Lady of Solace 2866 W. 17th St., 11224 Mon 9:30am-1:30pm 718 266 1612 ID required for all household members. Proof of residence in Brooklyn required.
Shorefront Jewish Community Council- Kosher 128 Brighton Beach Avenue, 4th floor, 11235 Mon-Thu 9am-5pm, Fri 9am-2pm. 718 743 0575
Kings Bay YM-YWHA, Inc 3495 Nostrand Ave., 11229 Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. 718 648 7703 Proof of address for all household members required.

 

FOR QUEENS & THE BRONX:

World Central Kitchen is distributing meals at the following locations through Chefs for America
You can click on this link for their pick up locations & times: https://wck.org/news/thebronx or you can see the list below:
Beatstro, 135 Alexander Ave, The Bronx, NY 10454 (map) 12:00pm
Bronx Drafthouse, 884 Gerard Ave, The Bronx, NY 10452 (map) 12:15pm
Bland House, 40-25 College Point Blvd, Flushing, NY 11354 (map) 12:30pm
Butler/Directions For Our Youth (DFOY), 1368 Webster Avenue, Bronx, NY (map) 12:00pm
Davidson Community Center, 2038 Davidson Ave, The Bronx, NY 10453 (map) 11:30am
DreamYard, 1085 Washington Avenue, Bronx, NY 10456 (map) 12:00pm
Greater Holy Tabernacle Church, 3780 3rd Ave, The Bronx, NY 10456 (map) 12:30pm
Latino Pastoral Action Center, 14 W. 170th street, Bronx, NY (map) 12:00pm
Morris Houses, 1285 Washington Avenue, Bronx, NY, (map) 12:00pm
Morris I, 1385 Washington Avenue, Bronx, NY, (map) 12:00pm
Morris 2, 1420 Washington Avenue, Bronx, NY, (map) 12:00pm
Morrisania Air Rights Senior Center/Andrew Jackson Senior Center, 3071 Park Ave, Bronx, NY: (map) 11:45am
Part of The Solution (POTS), 2759 Webster Avenue, Bronx, NY (map) 12:00pm
Thomas Guess, 2070 Clinton Avenue, Bronx, NY (map) 12:00pm
Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 1488 Hoe Avenue, Bronx, NY (map) 12:00pm
William Hodson Senior Center, 1320 Webster Ave, The Bronx, NY 10456 (map) 11:45am
41-40 Junction Blvd, Corona, NY (map) 12:00pm
 
Grab & Go lunch pick up locations
Wednesday 3/18 – Moore House Tenant Association Room 525 Jackson Ave, Bronx
Thursday 3/19 – The Bronx Collab Space 3866 White Plains Road, Bronx
Friday 3/20 – This Is It Barbershop 1c East Tremont Ave, Bronx

One Fair Wage Emergency Fund – providing free, cash assistance to restaurant workers, delivery drivers and other tipped workers and service workerswho are seeing their income decline or aren’t able to work. To get help, please fill out the form at https://ofwemergencyfund.org/help and one of their organizers will call you to follow up within 7-10 days