Updated July 22, 2020

Ulster County Project Resilience

Project Resilience is an Ulster County-wide community partnership to bring food and other assistance to those who cannot afford it or who cannot leave home during the COVID-19 outbreak. Ulster County is partnering with United Way and many other area organizations and businesses to mobilize food and services. Meals are distributed in Rosendale on Mondays, Wednesday, and Fridays.

Ulster County Office for the Aging

Ulster County Office for the Aging:  Meal assistance to residents ages 60 and over who have difficulty preparing meals and are homebound may be eligible for OFA meal delivery service. Visit their website https://ulstercountyny.gov/aging/home-delivered-meals  or call (845)-340-3456,  Toll Free at 1-877-914-3456, or   Fax: 845-340-3583.

Rosendale Food Pantry

45 James St.
Rosendale, NY 12472
Phone: 845-205-2822
Monday 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Interactive Ulster County Map of Food Resources

Includes emergency food resources, grocery hours for vulnerable populations, farms and farmer’s markets, and tracks number of cases by towns.

Or,  Click on the link below and you will be brought to a list of area Food Pantries:


Rondout Valley School District

Meal distributions Mondays and Wednesdays at Kerhonkson Elementary School, Marbletown Elementary School, and the High School. Distributions take place from 12:00-1:30 PM at each location.

Kingston City School District Summer Meal Distribution

Walk-up and Curbside Pick-Up for Summer Meals are Monday – Fridays.

Food Hotline: 845-943-3938

KCSD students/families can pick up free to-go breakfast and lunches Mondays-Fridays from 10am-10:45am at Iglesia Evangelica Amigos Church at 150 Murray St. (instead of John F. Kennedy Elementary School due to construction) & George Washington Elementary School or M.C. Miller Middle School.   Also, 11:15am-12:00pm at Sawkill Manufactured Home Park (Sawkill Rd.), Corner of Down St. & Bruyn Ave. (Kingston) and Stuyvesant Charter Apts.

Kingston Emergency Food Collaborative

Anyone in need of food within the Kingston City School District can call (888) 316-0879 at any time and will be entered into a growing database to receive prepared food or grocery delivery.   For more information about the Kingston Emergency Food Collaborative go to www.kingstonemergencyfood.com or call 845-443-8888.

SNAP Application During COVID Crisis