Department of Education
During the summer, children can get free breakfast and lunch. Locations include schools, libraries, community pools, and NYCHA buildings. There are also food trucks at some beaches, parks, and playgrounds. Children can get free breakfast and lunch in the summer at hundreds of locations in NYC. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free breakfast or lunch meal For children 18 and under. All NYC children, 18 and under, can get free meals in the summer.
There is no registration required to enjoy free breakfast or lunch at one of our many community locations. Children 18 years and younger just need to walk in to one of our many locations.
Ask for SummerMeals assistance. Visit the School Food website to find out more. Call the School Food\u2019s Help Desk at 877-363-6325 if you have questions.
eligibility Youth (14+)
blurb Breakfast & lunch in the summer
eligibility Children (0-13)