Alamo, TN
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 48 food pantries in the Alamo area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Alamo , TN 38001

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Services:
Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Alamo, TN to print coupons for savings on brand name food and general purpose items they use every day. Coupons can be printed on your computer and redeemed at any local grocery store. This service stretches a family's food budget with real savings; making your food dollar go farther. There is no fee for this service and no registration is necessary.

Eligibility:
Requires internet connection and printer.

Additional Services:
Reduced cost food in Alamo , TN.

Area Served:
Alamo , TN



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Carl Perkins Center - Crockett - Relative Caregiver Program

5 Miles Away

78 E Park St
Alamo, TN 38001
(731) 694-2857

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Services:
Provides network for relative caregivers, including day respite and recreational activities, educational training/workshops, case management and family advocacy services, outreach, food and clothing assistance when available, emergency financial/start-up assistance for eligible caregivers, monthly support groups for caregivers, quarterly support group for children and teens in the program.

Eligibility:
Residents of West TN except Shelby Co who take in children 18 or younger and are related by blood, marriage or adoption, and have primary care through informal family arrangement or legal custody/guardianship. (Exceptions for children to age 19 who will complete high school or equivalent vocational/technical training at this age.) To qualify for emergency financial/start-up assistance when child first enters a home, relative caregiver cannot be in receipt of any kinship payment or subsidy (Foster Care Board payment or Subsidized Guardianship). Also, household income must not exceed twice current federal poverty guidelines.

Documents To Bring:
Call local Carl Perkins Center or (800) 273-4747. Requires assessment to determine eligibility. Referrals accepted by FAXing a family's information to (731) 660-2662, Attention: Office Manager.



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-- Gandhi




Halls Mission

14 Miles Away

113 W Main St
Halls, TN 38040
836-7079

Hours:
Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm; Wed 9:00 am - Noon



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-- James A. Belasco




Haywood County CSC

16 Miles Away

140 S Wilson St
Brownsville, TN 38012
772-2644

Hours:
M-F 8:00am-4:30pm



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Brownsville Baptist Church Food Pantry/Clothes Closet - Fayette&Haywood County - 3rd Thu - Call

16 Miles Away

5 N Wilson Ave
Brownsville, TN 38012
(731) 772-9753

Services:
Provides food pantry and clothes closet that serves residents of Fayette and Haywood counties every 3rd Thursday of the month from 8:00 am - Noon The Mid-South Food Bank also provides a mobile food pantry that distributes food every 2nd Tuesday of every other month from 8:00 am - Noon (January, March, July, September and November). Partner agency of the Mid-South Food Bank Spanish speaking staff available.

Hours:
Regular Food Pantry: 3rd Thursday of the month 8:00 am - Noon; Mobile Food Pantry is parked at the church every 2nd Tuesday of the month 8:00 am - Noon

Eligibility:
Fayette and Haywood County residents

Documents To Bring:
Call for schedule; must provide photo ID, proof of residence, proof of income OR proof of being on some form of public assistance or other proof of need.



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Carl Perkins Center - Haywood - Relative Caregiver Program

16 Miles Away

51 Kleer Vu Dr
Brownsville, TN 38012
(731) 694-2857

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Services:
Provides network for relative caregivers, including day respite and recreational activities, educational training/workshops, case management and family advocacy services, outreach, food and clothing assistance when available, emergency financial/start-up assistance for eligible caregivers, monthly support groups for caregivers, quarterly support group for children and teens in the program.

Eligibility:
Residents of West TN except Shelby Co who take in children 18 or younger and are related by blood, marriage or adoption, and have primary care through informal family arrangement or legal custody/guardianship. (Exceptions for children to age 19 who will complete high school or equivalent vocational/technical training at this age.) To qualify for emergency financial/start-up assistance when child first enters a home, relative caregiver cannot be in receipt of any kinship payment or subsidy (Foster Care Board payment or Subsidized Guardianship). Also, household income must not exceed twice current federal poverty guidelines.

Documents To Bring:
Call local Carl Perkins Center or (800) 273-4747. Requires assessment to determine eligibility. Referrals accepted by FAXing a family's information to (731) 660-2662, Attention: Office Manager.



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Dyersburg Office

20 Miles Away

208 S Church St
Dyersburg, TN 38024
285-8181

Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm



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-- L Ron Hubbard




Dyersburg-Dyer County Union Mission - Food Pantry/Meals - Call for Pantry Screening

20 Miles Away

213 W Cedar St
Dyersburg, TN 38024
(731) 285-0726

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Services:
Provides food pantry, hot lunches Mon - Fri at main site in Dyersburg, occasional single-item food giveaways when donated by local companies.

Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 4:30 am; call for meal and pantry schedules

Eligibility:
Low-income individuals or families in need

Documents To Bring:
Walk in for hot lunches Mon - Fri at 213 W Cedar St, Dyersburg; food pantry and giveaways require screening interview and verification of food stamps



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-- Morrie Schwartz




Dyersburg Christian Center - Food Pantry - Dyer County - Call to Apply

20 Miles Away

824 Finley
Dyersburg, TN 38024
(731) 286-9138

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Services:
Provides food pantry for persons in need in Dyer County Partner agency of the Mid-South Food Bank.

Hours:
Office Hours: Tue - Thu 9:00 am - Noon

Eligibility:
Persons in need in West TN; must show proof of some form of public assistance (food stamps, TANF, SSI, reside in public housing, LIHEAP), have experienced a disaster or meet income eligibility requirements

Documents To Bring:
Call to schedule interview; will accept applications for assistance after Sunday worship service also



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-- John Haggai




Ripley First United Methodist Church - Food Pantry - Lauderdale County - Call

21 Miles Away

145 S Main St
Ripley, TN 38063
(731) 635-0821

Services:
Provides food pantry for eligible Lauderdale County residents the third Thursday of the month from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm. Persons must apply for the pantry the first Thursday of the month from 5:00 -7:30 pm in the Activities Building of the church Partner agency of Mid-South Food Bank.

Hours:
Food Pantry Application: 1st Thursday of the month, 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm; Food Pantry pickup: 3rd Thursday of the month, 5:30 pm

Eligibility:
Lauderdale County residents

Documents To Bring:
Apply the first Thursday of the month at 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm in the Activities Building of the church. Pickup will be on the third Thursday of the month at 5:30 pm. Requires application form, photo ID, proof of residence and proof of being on some form of public assistance OR proof of income



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Lauderdale County Ministerial Alliance - Emergency Transient Assistance

21 Miles Away

233 Church St
Ripley, TN 38063
(731) 635-1541

Services:
Offers spiritual assistance, emergency lodging, meals, and fuel to travelers through Lauderdale County communities, with some limited assistance for emergencies for local residents Travelers need to apply at the Ripley Police Department for assistance.

Hours:
Hours Vary

Eligibility:
Any travelers referred by Ripley Police Dept; local residents may call to see if funding is available to help in emergency situations

Documents To Bring:
Apply in person at Ripley, TN, Police Dept; 110 S Washington St, Ripley, TN 38063; (731) 635-1515.



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