FOOD ASSISTANCE

Food Assistance Programs help communities overcome food disparities and serve as a first line of defense against hunger. Food provides vital support to the low-income, unemployed, homeless and elderly households. Below are food resources to help those in need get back on your feet. 

Takeaway Food Delivery

Interfaith Charities of South Lee 
Provides a food pantry for needy residents located south of Gladiolus to Coconut Road, Estero.
17592 Rockefeller Circle, Fort Myers, FL
(239) 267-3510 

Website: https://www.icslee.org/

Community Cooperative, Fort Myers Beach Outreach 
Operates a food pantry for low-income households.
100 Chapel Street, Fort Myers Beach, FL
(239) 332-7687 

Website: https://communitycooperative.com/

Salvation Army Lee, Hendry and Glades Counties 
Provides food assistance.
10291 McGregor Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL
(239) 278-1551 

Website: https://salvationarmyflorida.org/fortmyers/

Florida Department of Children and Families - Statewide
Provides food assistance programs to qualified families by utilizing ACCESS Self-Service Portal which is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
(850) 300-4323 

Website: https://www.myflfamilies.com/

Finding Food Assistance - National
Information on government benefits programs, sources for supplemental groceries, and other ways to save money on food.
Website: https://www.usa.gov/food-help

Food Pantries

Website: https://www.foodpantriesnear.me/

Comprehensive List of Resources

Website: Local Resources - NAMI Lee, Charlotte and Hendry Counties