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July 16, 2014

Regional food pantries

The following is a list of food pantries in the Greater Newburyport area.

The Amesbury Center

Satellite of Community Action Inc. for Amesbury, Merrimac, Newbury, Newburyport, Salisbury and West Newbury

44A Friend St., Amesbury

Food pantry: Mondays and Tuesdays, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. WIC hours are Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. (closed last Wednesday of the month).

More information: 978-388-2570

Community Service of Newburyport

Serves Newburyport, Newbury and West Newbury

31 Green St., Newburyport

Hours: Mondays through Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

More information: 978-465-7562 or www.communityserviceofnewburyport.com

Congregation Ahavas Achim

531/2 Washington St., Newburyport

Food pantry: Last Sunday of every month from 3 to 4 p.m. Open to all and includes social hour with hot appetizers.

More information: 978-518-1504

Seacoast Community Action

Serves Rockingham County, N.H.

683 Lafayette Road (Route 1), Seabrook

Hours: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m.

More information: 603-474-3507

The Salvation Army of Newburyport

Serves Greater Newburyport

40 Water St., Newburyport

Food pantry: Mondays, 1 to 4 p.m.; Wednesdays, 12:30 to 4 p.m.; Thursdays, 1 to 5:30 p.m. Please arrive 20 minutes before closing. If you are a new client, bring your ID and proof of income. If you cannot come in during the regular hours because of work or other circumstances, please call for a special appointment.

Meal programs: Wednesday lunch at 11 a.m. and Thursday dinner at 5 p.m.

More information: 978-465-0883

Our Neighbors’ Table

Serves Amesbury, Boxford, Byfield, Georgetown, Groveland, Merrimac, Newbury, Newburyport, Rowley, Salisbury, South Hampton and West Newbury

145 Main St., Amesbury

Office hours: Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Wednesdays, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Wednesday night meals: 4 to 6 p.m.

Food pantry: For residents of Amesbury and South Hampton, every Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Open on the second and last Friday and Saturday of every month to residents of Merrimac, Newburyport, Newbury, West Newbury, Groveland, Salisbury, Rowley, Byfield, Boxford and Georgetown.

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