Food Pantries

Lansdale:

Nor-Gwyn Food Pantry
St. Luke’s United Church of Christ
125 North Main Street, North Wales, PA 19454
Service Area: North Wales Borough

Distribution Times:
Wednesday 1:00PM – 2:00PM

Community Housing Services (215) 362-5250
311 N. Broad Street, Lansdale, PA 19446
Services Area: Greater North Penn area, State food site

Distribution Times:
Tuesdays and Thursdays 1:00PM – 3:00PM

Miscellaneous:
Those in need can select food items once per month from each of the two food pantries

Other Services:
Transitional Housing
Domestic Violence Program
Ezra House Program
Emergency Services – Rental and Utility Assistance

Harleysville:

Branch Creek Community Church (215) 256-0100
100 S. Main Street, Harleysville, PA 19438
(1 mile west of the Lansdale Exit of the PA Turnpike)
Service Area: Harleysville and surrounding area

Distribution Times:
Wednesday 6:00PM – 7:30PM
Saturday 4:00PM – 5:30PM

Ambler:

Mattie N. Dixon Community Cupboard (215) 628-3002
150 N. Main St., Ambler PA, 19002
Services Area: Pennlyn, Flourtown, Ft. Washington

Distribution Time:
Monday 9:30AM – 11:30AM

Miscellaneous:
-Household and paper products available
-Clothing, furniture
-Clients must bring identification for all family members receiving food

Other Services:
After school tutoring for Wissahickon School District
Education - GED training

Norristown:

CADCOM (610) 277-6363
113 E. Main Street, Norristown, PA 19401

Services:
Nutrition Education
Food Stamp Outreach
Housing – budget, credit and mortgage counseling
Entrepreneurial Training
Emergency Services/Energy Conservation
Employment and Training – job training, interviewing skills, resume building


Community Meal Locations

Lansdale Presbyterian Church (215) 368-1119 ext. 21
450 Oak Park Road, Hatfield, PA 19440
Service Area: Hatfield and surrounding area

Meals Provided:
Last Sunday of every month - 1:30 PM serving time, reservations not required

Souderton Zion Mennonite Church (215) 723-3592
149 Cherry Lane, Souderton, PA 18964
Service Area: Souderton and surrounding area

Meals Provided: Soup Kitchen – food varies
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 11:00AM-12:00PM

Miscellaneous:
Also serve Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas meals

Community Interfaith (610) 275-2732
Central Presbyterian Church
900 W. Airy Street, Norristown, PA 19401
Service Area: Norristown, State Food site

Meals Provided: Soup Kitchen – food varies
Saturday 4:30PM serving time, reservations not required


Meals on Wheels

“Meals on Wheels” is a community based service that enables the homebound or elderly to live on their own by providing them with two meals a day, five days a week.

Generations of Indian Valley (215) 723-5841

Ambler Senior Adult Activity Center (215) 619-8863

The Ambler Senior Adult Activity Center Meals on Wheels serves Horsham, Ft. Washington, Whitpain and Ambler.

North Penn Visiting Nurse Association (215) 855-8296 (to apply or make a referral)
51 Medical Campus Drive, Lansdale, PA 19446

Will refer to local offices

Volunteers provide two meals per day Monday through Friday –a hot lunch and a cold supper. Available to homebound persons who are unable to shop for food or prepare meals because of a disability, temporary illness, or weakness following hospitalization.

Aid for Friends (215) 464- 2224
Over 200 churches are involved with this program throughout the five county area. Volunteer visitors will go to client homes 1 time per week, and bring with them 7 home cooked meals. The program is intended for the elderly who are homebound.

St. Stanislaus Church (215) 855-3133
51 Lansdale Ave, Lansdale, PA 19446
Sister Eleanor Joseph Peck
For emergencies - meals on wheels for short time need.


WIC Locations

WIC provides supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk. (http://www.fns.usda.gov/wic/)

Lansdale Center (215) 368-9826
607 N Broad St
Lansdale, PA 19446
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 9-5, Tuesday 10-6, Friday 8-4

Norristown Center (610) 272-4042
152 West Main St
Norristown, PA 19401
Monday and Wednesday 9-5, Tuesday 10-6, Thursday and Friday 8-4

Food Stamp Locations

The Food Stamp Program helps low-income people and families buy the food they need for good health.  You apply for benefits by completing a State application form.  Benefits are provided on an electronic card that is used like an ATM card and accepted at most grocery stores. (http://www.fns.usda.gov/fsp/)

Montgomery County Assistance Office
Norristown District (610) 270-3500
1931 New Hope St.
Norristown, PA 19401