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Food Assistance

Rochester Public Schools

Drive Up and Go Meals


Drive Up and Go Meals for pickup on November 24th; December 2, 4,9,11,16,18, and 22. 

Located at: Graham Park Building, 
#35 @ Fairgrounds 
1403 3rd Avenu SE

Time: 10am – 12pm

Family Services Rochester

Senior Cafe Program


• Order your meals the day before as described below.
• Come to the front entrance of FSR South anytime between noon and 1pm.
• Your meal will be brought to you.

• For questions call: 507-287-2010


Food Pantry & Lunch Program


Food Shelf : Open Tuesdays - Fridays from 10 am to 4pm at 120 First St. NE. Participants may visit once a month for food pickups

Lunch Program: A free lunch is served weekdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Worship and Service Center lunchroom located at 20 NE First Ave.

Bread Pantry: Guests are welcome to take bread at 20 1st Avenue NE

Channel One Food Bank

Food Shelf & Grocery Deliveries


The Channel One Food Shelf is remaining open for its regular hours Monday through Thursday from 8 am to 6 pm and Friday from 8 am until 12pm.

The Channel One Grocery Delivery

Schedule a delivery by calling the COVID-19 information hotline at 

507-328-2822 anytime

Monday - Saturday 9am – 7pm. 

All deliveries will be contactless.

Olmsted County WIC

Early Childhood/Mother Assistance


WIC serves babies and children up to age 5, pregnant women, and new mothers. Dads, grandparents, foster parents of young children, and working families.

To find out if you qualify or to find out more information, call us at 507 328-7555. If participants do not understand English well, let our staff know and we can schedule an interpreter to be with you at your appointments.

Meals on

Senior Food & Grocery


 Meals on Wheels provides hot, nutritious home delivered meals. Meals are delivered by volunteers over the noon hour. 

Meals are available on an ability to pay basis. Food stamps and other assistance programs are accepted.
Meals can often be started within 24 hours with a simple phone call. To begin receiving meals or for more information contact Family Service Rochester, 507-287-2010.

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