These meal programs provide ready to eat meals for all New Yorkers. There are no eligibility, registration procedures, identification, or documentation requirements.
NYC Grab and Go
New York City Department of Education is making free meals available daily for any New Yorker at more than 200 meal hub sites across NYC.
Three meals a day are available. Parents and guardians may pick up meals for their children. All three meals a day may be picked up at the same time.
Take-out meals for children and their families are from 9 am to 12 pm at most school buildings. For more information visit: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/school-life/food/free-meals.
Grab-and-go community meals from 3 pm to 5 pm on school days only at over 200 school buildings, visit: https://www.opt-osfns.org/schoolfoodny/meals/default.aspx.
There are no eligibility, registration procedures, identification, or documentation requirements.