Food for you and your family is a basic need that can be challenging to meet in the food deserts of Metro Atlanta. Income challenges, living locations, and other situations can give rise to food insecurity. Below you’ll find resources to help you find hot meals, food pantries, and to help you apply for SNAP or EBT assistance if you qualify.

Programs may vary greatly, it’s best to visit the website or give an agency a call if you are unsure about their service hours.

First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta
Venable Food Pantry
Food Pantry for Emergency Assistance

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1:00pm-3:00pm

InTown Community Ministries
Food Pantry
(404) 590-6956

Food Pantry for Low-Income Assistance


Midtown Assistance Center
Food Assistance
Call (404) 681-5777 to Set Appointment

Monday, Thursday, Friday 9:30am-12:30pm
Tuesday 1:00pm-4:00pm
Wednesday 1:00pm-4:00pm, 5:00pm-7:00pm

Atlanta Community Food Bank
Food Pantry
(404) 892-3333
Food Pantry for Emergency Assistance

Monday through  Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm

Central United Methodist Church
Food Pantry

Office: 404-524-4263

501 Mitchell Street, NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30314

Pantry LAST Wed each month
Hours 1pm to 2:45pm (arrive for light lunch at noon)

Action Ministries
Women’s Community Kitchen, Sack Lunches, Kids Lunches
404-881-1991  ext. 3640

Hunger Relief

The Atlanta Mission
Day Services for Women, Overnight Programs for Men

Hot meals for program participants

Atlanta Downtown
For a list of agencies offering meals in downtown Atlanta

Community Farmers Markets
Get Double SNAP/EBT Benefits

Use SNAP or EBT benefits at a community farmers market and every $1 is worth $2

SNAP/EBT Application Assistance
Need Help Applying for SNAP/EBT

The Georgia Food Stamp program provides monthly benefits to low-income households to help pay for the cost of food