Food / Other Resources in
Monroe & Carbon County

Food Pantry Locator

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Monroe County Food Pantry List

Pleasant Valley Ecumenical Network


Phone: 570-992-3136

Address: 2334 US-209, Sciota, PA 18354

(Turn right after Chestnuthill Diner)

Office Hours: Mon, Tues, Fri 9AM – Noon

Available for appointments: 9AM – 4PM : Monday – Friday

Coronavirus Update: All Food Pantry distribution will be drive through until further notice. Please schedule appointments as normal by calling (570) 992-3136.

PVEN’s Clothing Closet is closed until further notice due to the Corona Virus Outbreak

Eligibility: West End Residents – Hamilton, Polk, Jackson, Chestnuthill, Eldred, and Ross Townships. Income guidelines apply – ID/Proof of residence required. Call to register prior to distribution.

Bushkill Outreach


Phone: 570-588-0660

Address: 168 Lehman Park Road (off Winona Falls Road), Bushkill, PA 18324

Hours: Tuesday – Thursday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM (Call for appointment)

Eligibility: Residents of Lehman & Middle Smithfield Townships. Income guidelines apply. ID/Proof of residence required.

C.A.M.E. – Christian Awareness
Ministries Ecunemical 

Phone: 570-595-9141

Address: High Acres Park, Route 447, Canadensis, PA

Hours: Mondays 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM (Other hours by appointment)

Eligibility: Residents of Barrett, Price & Northeastern Paradise Townships. Income guidelines apply – ID/Proof of residence required.

Pocono Mountain
Ecumenical Hunger Ministry


Phone: 570-894-2072

Address: 5570 Municipal Dr, Tobyhanna, PA 18466

Hours: 1st Wednesday & 1st Saturday of each month from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Eligibility: Residents of Pocono Township, Borough of Mt. Pocono, Coolbaugh Township, and parts of Paradise and Tobyhanna Townships. Income guidelines apply – ID/Proof of residence required.

Salvation Army

Website: Monthly Food Pantry

Phone: 570-421-3050

Address: 226 Washington St #2821, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301

Hours: 4th Thursday of the month, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM (Must register 2 weeks prior to distribution)

Eligibility: Residents of Smithfield and Stroud Townships, Boroughs of East Stroudsburg, Stroudsburg, Delaware Water Gap and parts of Pocono Township. Income guidelines apply – ID/Proof of residence required.

Top of the Mountain Ecumenical Network
at Five Loaf House


Phone: 570-646-7456

Address: 133 Firehouse Road, Pocono Pines, PA 18350

Hours: 2nd Monday 8:30 AM – 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM & Tuesday following the 2nd Monday 8:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

Eligibility: Residents of Coolbaugh, Tobyhanna, and Tunkhannock Townships. Income guidelines apply – ID/Proof of residence required.

Carbon County Food Pantry List

Because WEFP does not serve parts of Carbon County, we have composed this list of other food pantries that may be able to help:

Other Resources

A Home for Hope


Cooking Meals on a Budget  – thank you to Mikayla for suggesting this resource


For more information on SNAP Food Stamp Program:

Heating Assistance

Please click here for information about LIHEAP/Heating Assistance.

Pocono Info Flyer

Click here to view the Pocono Info flyer. You can also visit their website at

Your Local State Representative

Rep. Jack Rader
District Office:
Carriage House Square 
2785 Route 115, Suite 103 
Effort, PA 18330

Phone: (570) 620-4341
Fax: (570) 620-4349