Distribution Locations

 

Food Link provides nutritious food to more than 40 social service agencies including after school programs, programs for at-risk youth, low income housing facilities, homeless shelters, food pantries, veterans' programs, and senior centers throughout Arlington and surrounding communities. 

 

Arlington

  • Arlington American Legion Post 39 - a service organization that provides weekday lunch to veterans

  • Arlington Boys & Girls Club - a fun, safe, and supportive place for kids to learn and grow

  • Arlington EATS - ensures town residents have access to nutritious food in two ways: a weekly volunteer run food pantry , and food available for students year-round

  • Arlington Housing Authority Residences (Chestnut Manor, Cusack Terrace, Drake Village and Menotomy Manor) - provides direct housing for persons of low or very low income in government owned or subsidized privately owned dwellings

  • Arlington Senior Center (Health & Human Services, Minuteman Senior Services, and Council on Aging) - provides advocacy and support to help Arlington elders live dignified and independent lives

  • Caritas Communities - prevents homelessness by providing very low-income individuals with permanent housing, support, a sense of community, and expanded opportunities

  • Eliot Community Services, Young Adult Vocational Program - a transitional program that provides daily structure for young adults with psychiatric disabilities

  • Fidelity House - a non-profit community center that promotes youth development and good citizenship

  • Neighbors Eating All Together (NEAT) - a community meal that takes place the 4th Saturday of ever month for anyone in need

  • Wayside Youth & Family/STEPS - provides mental health counseling and family support services to children, young adults, and families

 

Bedford

  • Bedford Senior Center - provides advocacy and support to help Bedford elders live dignified and independent lives

Belmont

Boston

Cambridge

Everett

  • Emmanuel Evangelical Church - provides a Saturday evening food pantry

Lexington

  • Douglas House - affordable, independent housing for adults with an acquired brain injury

  • Lexington Interfaith Food Pantry - food pantry for families in need from Lexington, Lincoln, and Winchester

  • Lex Eat Together - a volunteer group which provides a weekly meal in a desire to share community with those in need

Lawrence

  • Casa Nueva Vida - family homeless shelter with a number of educational and support services

Lowell​

Malden

  • Housing Families - provides safe, temporary shelter and quality affordable housing to homeless and at-risk families

  • Stan Kaszanek Transition House - provides long-term housing to low-income and homeless people in the Malden area

Medford

 

Somerville

Waltham

  • Chesterbrook Community Foundation - provides children and teens in public housing communities with mentoring, academic support, and enrichment in structured after-school and evening programs

  • Jewish Family and Children's Services, Marketplace - guided by Jewish values, provides support to vulnerable groups, including individuals with disabilities, new mothers, seniors with chronic conditions and those facing hunger, abuse and financial crisis

Winchester

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Food Link, Inc.     781 819 4225      info@foodlinkma.org

Operations Address:  17 Irving Street, Arlington, MA 02476

Mailing Address (for donations): 17 Brattle Street, Suite 17 Arlington, MA 02476

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