COVID-19 Response in New York City

Information compiled by helpNYC for our Neighbors in New York City

Hello Neighbors,

COVID-19 has created many changes in how we live our daily lives in New York City. helpNYC has ceased normal operations to dedicate our limited resources to getting our neighbors in need the information on program, organization, and agency changes across New York City.

We are actively working hundreds of our listing and organizational partners to get you the most up to date information that affect services in New York City.

We are prioritizing the identification, verification, and listing of open Community Kitchens and Food Pantries that are providing much needed food assistance.

We are not removing our regular listings which are listed here. But please call ahead to make sure the organization's program is open and serving participants.

If you know of any program or organizational changes you don't see on our website please contact us at

Please stay safe and healthy during this time.


Joshua Parkin

Founder of helpNYC

Help Us Spread the Word

Here are some graphics for social media and printable posters and flyers. Please help us help our neighbors that need food by spreading this information far and wide!

Please tag us using @WeHelpNYC on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter and use hashtag, #helpNYC. Also, don't forget to include our website address,!

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11" x 8.5" Printable PosterPDF File
5.5" x 4.5" Quad FlyerSet of 4 PDF File