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June 4, 2014

Regional food pantries


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

The Pettengill House

Serves Amesbury, Byfield, Groveland, Merrimac, Newbury, Newburyport, Rowley, Salisbury and West Newbury

13 Lafayette Road, Salisbury

Food pantry: Tuesdays, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4 to 6 p.m.

More information: 978-463-8801 or

Community Food Pantry

Community United Methodist Church, 11 Central St., Byfield

Hours: Open to residents of Byfield and Newbury every Friday from 1 to 3 p.m.

Free community meals: Oak Ridge on second Thursday of the month and Quaker Hill on fourth Thursday of the month from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. All are welcome.

More information: 978-238-9505

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

Seacoast Family Food Pantry

Serves Seabrook and coastal New Hampshire

7 Junkins Ave., Portsmouth, N.H.

Hours: Mondays and Fridays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2 to 6:30 p.m.; Wednesdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

More information: 603-436-0641 or

The Salvation Army of Hampton

Serves Seabrook and coastal New Hampshire

418 Lafayette Road (Route 1), Hampton, N.H.

Hours: Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m.; Fridays, 9 a.m. to noon

More information: 603-929-1729

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