Food for Families

Free bags of non-perishable food will be available at the following new locations:

  • Fire Station 2: 1750 Commonwealth Ave., Auburndale
  • Fire Station 4: 195 Crafts St., Nonantum
  • Fire Station 7: 144 Elliot St., Newton
  • Fire Station 10: 755 Dedham St. Newton
  • American Legion Nonantum Post 440: 295 California St., Newton

These bags are being made available for families experiencing hardship to have extra food for the children in their homes. Please remember to maintain proper physical distancing when picking up a bag. Bags will be located in PODS Containers located at each site.

The City is requesting a limit of 2 bags per family to allow for more families to access bags. Additional information on other COVID-19 related resources can be found here.