Food Resources

Prepared Senior Meals: Broome County Office for Aging 607-778-2411

  • Senior Centers are closed; during this time they will be offering take-out drive-up style lunches by reservation on the days listed below for each center. 
    • Broome West: 607-785-3427
      Monday – Friday hot lunch available
    • Deposit: 607-467-3953
      Tuesday & Thursday frozen meals
    • Eastern Broome: 607- 693-2069
      Fridays only, hot lunch available
    • First Ward: 607-729-6214
      Monday – Friday hot lunch available
    • Johnson City: 607-797-1149
      Monday – Friday hot lunch available
    • Northern Broome: 607- 692-3405
      Monday, Wednesday, and Friday hot lunch available 
    • Northshore Towers: 607-772-6214
      Monday, Wednesday, and Friday hot lunch available; Tuesday & Thursday frozen meals available.
    • Vestal: 607-754-9596 
      Monday – Friday hot lunch available

Meals on Wheels: Broome County Office for Aging 607-778-2411

  • Meals will be delivered Monday through Friday. 
  • This includes both hot lunch and a sandwich for supper.

Meals on Wheels of Western Broome 607-754-7856

  • Starting June 1, meals are being delivered 5 days a week, Monday through Friday.

Student Meals

  • Check with individual school districts on meal options once school starts; links to individual districts can be found under "School District Updates". 

    Community Meals: 

    • Anglican Church of the Good Shepherd -360 Conklin Ave Binghamton 
      • Free grab and go meal every Thursday from 5:30-6:30
    • First Presbyterian Church Johnson City – 2 Main Street, JC 607-797-0836
      • hot take-out meal, Wednesdays between 5:30 and 6:30 pm
    • Salvation Army 127-131 Washington St Binghamton
      • Hot meal pick up only
      • Monday through Friday 9:30-10:15 am
      • Monday, Thursday -Sunday 5-5:45 pm
    • St. Michael’s Community Meal - 296 Clinton St. Binghamton
      • Every Monday, hot community meal from 5:30-7 pm, meals are grab and go
    • United Presbyterian Church – 42 Chenango Street, Binghamton 
      • Tuesday meals for all ages, take out 5-6 pm
      • can also email meal@upcbgm.org if you need food 

    We have only listed a few of the meal offerings randomly.  For more options and information, please visit 211’s resource for Community Meals at the following link: https://www.uwbroome.org/wp-content/uploads/COVID-19-RESPONSE-WEB-FREE-…

    Food Pantry/Food Banks:

    • Binghamton Food Rescue
      • Starting 6/6/2020 they will be resuming their weekly fresh produce distribution. 
      • Saturdays 1:30-2:30 or until gone at 85 Walnut Street Binghamton
    • Catholic Charities
      • Binghamton Pantry at 100 Main Street: 
        • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 9:00-11:30 and 1:00-3:30;Tuesday 1-3:30 pm.
        • Serves all of Broome County 
      • Mother Teresa’s Cupboard Endicott Pantry located at St. Ambrose Church 202 Garfield Ave.:
        • Monday, Wednesday and Fridays: 9:00 AM-2:30 PM
        • Serves residents of Vestal, Endwell, Endicott and Johnson City, Whitney Point, Maine
        • Friends, family members, neighbors can pick up food for those who cannot safely leave their homes. Agencies may also pick up food for clients. If no one is able to pick up and the senior is home bound, call Mary at 584-7800 to discuss options.
        • Agency representatives please if able, print and bring the Food Pantry form with you to get food in a timely manner 
        • Our pantries will also offer diapers, adult diapers, feminine care products and infant formula as available to those in need.
    • CHOW
      • Referrals can still be received from 211 to pantries for food pick up – they are no longer delivering
    • First Presbyterian Church of Johnson City 607-797-0836
      • Monday through Wednesday for non-urgent needs call the office
      • Some of the services we provide are frozen meals to-go, groceries, showers and hygiene kits, clothing, advocacy with direct referrals to partnered organizations, assistance with living conditions, transportation or relocation, and community service, food service training and adult empowerment groups and seminars.
    • Food Bank of the Southern Tier
    • Our Lady of Good Counsel - 701 W Main Street Endicott, NY 13760
      • Hours will be 9-1 starting the week of March 23rd. 
      • Open Tuesdays and Thursdays
    • United Presbyterian Church of Binghamton - 42 Chenango St Binghamton 
      • Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 10-2 – appointment needed
      • Email Sherry at meal@upcbgm.org, or call 607-218-2240
      • No documentation needed; just give information on the number of people in the household
    • Windsor Human Development - (607) 444-1480
      • Open Mon-Sat, call to make an appointment
      • For Seniors, making deliveries – can deliver to Windsor school district and surrounding communities – call to verify
      • Assistance available every two weeks if able. Need name, address, phone number and DOB
    • Farmers Market - 840 Upper Front St., Binghamton