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  • Seacoast Food Resources

    Food Options

    • Gather – Food Pantry: Monday-Thursday 9:00-5:00pm. Fridays 9am-1:00pm. 
    • Meals on Wheels: Monday-Friday home delivery. Call to register 603-431-0561.
    • Salvation Army:  Monday-Friday Bag Breakfast to-go 7am-8am. 7 days/week bag dinner to-go 5:00pm-6:00pm. 603-278-8306
    • School Lunch Program: Monday-Friday Breakfast & Lunch pick up at Portsmouth High School 7:30am-9:00am or delivery to key locations via school bus. 603-436-0443 (See complete info below)
    • End 68 Hours to of Hunger:  Working to continue service to children 617-686-4794
    • Senior Mobile Food Pantry: Ages 62 and older, Portsmouth Resident Only. Mon-Saturday from 10:00am -4:00pm. Delivered to you! Call 603-988-2671.
    • Welfare Department: For those who qualify, food vouchers/gift cards are available by appointment. Contact the Welfare Dept and leave message or e-mail detailing the need. We will respond as soon as possible during regular business hours.  603-610-7267 / etully@cityofportsmouth.com
    • WIC:  603-486-7618
    • Seacoast Community Church: Food Pantry open Tuesdays at 12pm 603-431-1453
    • Seacoast Community Lunch at Middle Street Church: Wednesdays serving bag lunches to go 12:00pm-1:00pm .  919-632-5450
    • Operation Blessing - Drive Up Food Pantry: Portsmouth residents only. Wed-Friday 10am-4pm. 603-430-8561
    • Gather - Meals for Kids: Wednesdays at Fox Run Mall – Pole 28 (old Sears) from 12:00pm-2:00pm
    • Greenleaf Rec Center:  Wednesday night meal TO-GO. 5:00pm - 6:00pm. 603-988-2671
    • Common Table at St. John’s: Thursday Lunch at noon. Brown bag lunch to-go.   207-475-6163    *Bathrooms open for hand washing. Families First mobile health clinic on site.
    • Gather - Meals for Kids: Thursdays at Gather 11am-3pm
    • Operation Blessing - Drive Up Food Pantry: Portsmouth residents only. Wed-Friday 10am-4pm. 603-430-8561
    • Gosling Meadows Rec Center: Thursday night TO GO meal. 6:00pm – 7:00pm. 603-988-2671
    • Operation Blessing - Drive Up Food Pantry: Portsmouth residents only. Wed-Friday 10am-4pm. 603-430-8561


    • COAST Bus: In operation. Call for route help or questions 603-743-5777

    • Trolley 40 goes to Portsmouth Hospital

    • Trolley 41 goes to Families First Health Center, Market Basket and Walmart.
    • Senior Transportation: Portsmouth residents ages 62+. Free rides to medical appointments. $4 roundtrip shopping trips.  Must be a registered user. Call TripLink 603-834-6010
    Portsmouth Schools Offering Breakfast, Lunch, and Delivery starting March 17th
    Portsmouth School Nutrition will be offering breakfast and lunch to all students Mon-Fri. To-go meals will be offered from the Portsmouth High School cafeteria.
    Breakfast and Lunch Pick-Up Hours  7:30-9:30 AM. Parents looking to pick up Breakfast and Lunch for that day should enter Portsmouth High School by the cafeteria door (#18) on the side of the building. 

    We will also begin remote lunch and breakfast delivery on 3/17. Each day, from 11:00-11:45 buses will arrive to deliver a lunch and breakfast. At the following sites:
              Wamesit/Ledgewood           BeechstoneWhite Cedar           GoslingRec. Center/Oriental Gardens(Mr. Bubbles)
              Osprey Landing (at mailboxes) Patriots Park
    *Unless indicated otherwise, drop-off locations will be at the typical bus stops in these areas.
    **Our schedule and stops will likely change as we work to assess and meet the needs of the community.