Type of service: Food Center

What they do: Provide emergency food every 6 months, and bakery or produce every week

Who is eligible? Emergency food provided based on family size and income, once every 6 months. Bakery or produce open to all.

Referral needed? Referral required from one of the following: Salvation Army, The Laborers’ Home, MCS Services, Memorial Behavioral Health, DCFS, JCIL, Red Cross, Volunteers of America, Women’s Crisis Center, many churches

Best way to access services: For produce or bakery, walk in. For emergency food box, get a referral.


Address: 316 E. State St., Jacksonville

Hours of operation: Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 12 noon.

Phone number: Call 217-243-1122