Hands on Hartford

Assistance to Hartford residents in areas of food, housing and health.  They offer community meals and food pantry.

55 Bartholomew Avenue, Hartford, CT

(860) 728-3201


House of Bread

Assistance with food, housing and education.

Soup Kitchen – Breakfast: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and Lunch: 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. 

27 Chestnut Street, Hartford, CT

(860) 278-3561

Main Location – 1453 Main Street, Hartford, CT

(860) 549-4188


The Friendship Center @ St. Elizabeth House

Breakfast: 8:00 a.m., Tuesday – Saturday

Lunch: 12:00 p.m., Tuesday – Saturday, grab and go bags

118 Main Street, Hartford, CT

(860) 808-2120


Mobile Foodshare Sites

Most sites are open once every two weeks. Food choices vary from week to week but usually include several types of fresh produce. Please remember to bring a bag or box with you to carry your food. You can also call our 24-hour phone line at 860-856-4321 to find out where the Mobile Foodshare truck will be. To receive the Mobile Foodshare schedule on your cell phone text FOODSHARE to 85511.