Food Access Centers

You deserve access to healthy food – every meal, every day.


ABCD operates five Food Access Centers for Boston residents: Allston/Brighton, East Boston, Mattapan, Parker Hill/Fenway, and Roxbury/North Dorchester.

If you live in Malden, Medford or Everett, please call the ABCD Mystic Valley Opportunity Center at 781.321.2501 for a referral to a nearby food access center.

PLEASE CALL in advance to register. Click here for contact information.



If you’re in dire need of food or you can’t afford the groceries you need on a regular basis, contact us.


Trader Joe bags being distributed full of groceriesHUNGER SHOULDN’T HAPPEN

If you don’t have food to make it through the day and are worried about what tomorrow brings, tap into the ABCD network of neighborhood Food Access Centers for access to healthy food. We’re here to ensure that no one faces a food emergency alone. Come to an ABCD site and leave with fresh produce, non­perishable food such as cereal, rice, and canned tomatoes, and more.

We can also provide referrals to long-term support services to help you and your family overcome hunger for good.

Learn more about ABCD’s Food services here.