Two images: one of volunteers in a soup kitchen and the other of clothes hanging on a rack

Free and low-cost resources

COVID-19 update: food

May 20, 2020: During COVID-19, there are additional free and low-cost food resources.

Get up-to-date information on food

There are many organizations throughout the city that offer free- or low-cost meals or groceries and clothing to residents in need. This includes organizations that cater specifically to women, people who are involved in sex trade work, and youth. 

Meals and groceries

Find locations to access free and low-cost groceries and meals, including food banks, on this print-friendly map: 

The map is updated regularly with current food program information. Sign up to get an email when the map is updated by choosing Food Map on our subscription form.

Clothing providers

Find an organization near you that provides free clothing or download the list and a map of clothing providers  (248 KB)