Pasco County Resources

Pasco County Assistance Programs

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Faith United Methodist Church Food Pantry at Emmanuel Ministries
12639 Candlewood Circle
Dade City, Florida 33525
Dial (813) 713-0305 for hours of the food pantry.

Location is 12128 State Road 52
Hudson, FL 34669
Call (727) 856-5000
This church will only serve those individuals with food stamp eligibility that live in the zip codes of 34669 and 34654.

New Hope Missionary Baptist Church runs the Angel Food Ministries
1620 S. Broad St. Monroe, GA
Good Hope, GA 30641
Phone number – (727) 856-8336
This is the location that offers low cost food. Anyone can save up to 50% on their grocery bill, regardless of the person’s income or background.


14446 7th Street
Dade City, FL 33523
(352) 796-1425 Administrative
(352) 796-9952 Fax
(844) 873-3185 Service/Intake   Financial Assistance Appointments                            view map


8620 Galen Wilson Boulevard
Port Richey, FL 34668
(727) 834-3297 Service/Intake                   view map

Farmworker’s Self-Help
37240 Lock Street
Dade City, FL 33523
(352) 567-1432

First Baptist Church of Jasmine Lakes
6835 Jasmine Boulevard
Port Richey, FL 34668
Telephone – (727) 863-5467
This center can provide meals and baskets around Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. Call for food, perishable items like fruits and vegetables, and other assistance.

Harvest Food Pantry
Food pantry address – 4909 Allen Road
Zephyrhills, FL
(813) 788-5433

Hicks Road Baptist Church – Food Pantry
12219 Hicks Road
Hudson, FL 34667
(727) 863-5959
A number of programs and services are offered around food distribution to Pasco County families.

Joining Hands Community Mission
Location – 3214 US Highway 19
Holiday, Florida 34691
(727) 937-3268
Administers a Crisis Food Box Distribution

Joining Hands Community Mission
3214 US Highway 19
Holiday, Florida 34691
Call (727) 937-3268
Services offer evaluation & Emergency Relief to working poor, seniors, and low income.

Lakeview Baptist Church – Project Hope Food Pantry
11010 Tami Trail
Hudson, FL 34669

Lighthouse Baptist Church
Address is 1121 US Hwy. 19
Holiday, FL 34691
Telephone of food pantry – (727) 741-1722

Lily of the Valley – Food Pantry
6542 Applewood Street
Wesley Chapel, Florida 33544
Call (813) 994-0685 for help and information
Distributes food, information on clothing programs, school lunches, and thrift stores.

Metropolitan Ministries
2002 N. Florida Avenue
Tampa, Florida 33602-2204
Phone number – (813) 209-1000

Neighborhood Care Center
5140 6th Street
Zephyrhills, FL 33542
Call (813) 780-6822
Various programs are run for the needy, including a food bank.

Salvation Army – Center of Hope
8040 Washington Street, Suite 300
Port Richey, FL 34668
Phone (727) 847-6321
May have limited financial help for electric bills, medications, and/or rent. Has an on-site food pantry. Learn about public assistance programs in Florida and the federal government too. Learn more on government aid.

Salvation Army – East Pasco Service Center
Address – 15000 Citrus Country Drive
Dade City, Florida 33523
Phone number – (352) 521-3126

Seventh-Day Adventist Church – Food Pantry
6424 Trouble Creek Road
New Port Richey, FL 34653
(727) 848-4567

Shady Hills Family Center Services
15925 Green Glen Road
Spring Hill, FL 34610
(727) 856-9149
Call for a box of food, referrals, and other low income programs. Fruits, vegetables, canned goods, and meals may be served too. Children and senior citizens can also get assistance.


2348 Collier Parkway
Land O Lakes, FL 34639
(813) 949-6094 Service/Intake


5722 8th Street
Zephyrhills, FL 33541


Shepherd’s Cupboard
Address – 5320 Palmetto Road
New Port Richey, FL 34652
Dial (727) 849-2762
Call for free food and groceries. Breads, rice, meats, fruits, and other emergency food boxes distributed. Learn about public assistance, including SNAP food stamps.

Land O’Lakes
Address – 2348 Collier Parkway
Land O’Lakes, Florida 34639
Call (813) 949-6094

St. Vincent de Paul – OLQP – New Port Richey
5320 Shaw Street
New Port Richey, Florida 34652
Phone number of food pantry (727) 845-4955

St. Vincent de Paul – St. Anthony of Padua – San Antonio
San Antonio, FL 33576
Call the church at (352) 588-2243
May have home delivered meals for seniors.

St. James
Food bank – 8400 Monarch Drive
Port Richey, Florida 34668
Church phone number – (727) 869-3132
Also part of St. Vincent de Paul. Call for information on food assistance programs. Learn about WIC, school lunches, and clothing programs.

St. Vincent de Paul – St. Michael’s
8014 SR 52
Hudson, FL 34667-6763
(727) 819-5170

Church of New Port Richey
Location is 8320 Old CR 54
New Port Richey, FL 34653
(727) 372-8600
Emergency boxes of food, groceries, referrals, and other support is provided.

St. Vincent de Paul Church – Holiday
Main address – 4843 Mile Stretch Road
Holiday, FL 34691
Dial – (727) 942-6659
A number of social services are offered by this charity. Among them include a free food pantry and an on site thrift store. Christmas meals and small toys may be offered for children as well. Several Pasco County churches partner with the organization.

Trinity Family Church – Food Pantry
Location is 8508 Old C.R. 54
New Port Richey, Florida 34653
Phone number – (727) 375-9409
Call for meals, groceries, Christmas, Easter and Thanksgiving assistance, and more.

Gulfcoast Community Cares

7801 Maryland Avenue
Hudson, FL 34667    Phone: (727) 861-4840

Counties Served: Pasco
Type of Program: Homeless Shelter and Services
Hours: 24 hrs, 7 days
Services: Emergency shelter for single women and single women with children
Eligibility: single women w/children under 18 years old. Picture ID needed within three days
Contact: Angela Littlefield

Pasco County Food Pantries

Atonement Lutheran Church

29617 SR 54
Wesley Chapel, FL 33543

Phone: (813) 973-2211
Fax: (813) 973- 0950

Counties Served: Pasco
Type of Program: Food Pantry, Religious Organizations
Hours: M-F, 10:00am-3:00pm; Pantry W, 10:00am-2:00pm
Services: Distribute grocery packages every Wednesday, 10:00am – 2:00pm, can sign up for food stamps, medicare, cash assistance (ACCESS Program)
Eligibility: Anyone in need of food, or assistance form food stamps, medicare, cash assistance
Contact: Kay Edwards, Caroline McKinney

Disabled American Veterans Chapter 78

6711 Jefferson Street 34652
PO Box 1914 PO Box 1914 PO
New Port Richey, FL 34656

Phone: (727) 845-3886
Fax: (727) 372-8396

Counties Served: Pasco
Type of Program: Food Pantry
Hours: Wednesday and Saturday until noon
Services: Distribute food baskets to the needy at both Thanksgiving and Christmas. Process claims for service benefits, transportation to VA hospitals.
Eligibility: Any veteran is eligible for services.
Contact: John Mitchell

Hicks Road Baptist Church/ Project Life

12219 Hicks Road
Hudson, FL 34669

Phone: (727) 863-5959

Counties Served: Pasco
Type of Program: Religious Organizations, Food Pantry
Hours: 10-5, T and TH
Services: Provides food, clothing, deodorant, diapers, shampoo, toilet tissue, laundry soap, toothpaste, toothbrushes, children’s Tylenol, etc. May have Head Lice Shampoo
Eligibility: Low Income and Individuals or famililies out of work.
Contact: Andrew McCray/Cliff Meeks or Joanne Mccray

Lakeview Baptist Church/ Project Hope

11010 Tami Trail
Hudson, FL 34669

Phone: (727) 856-5772
Fax: (727) 856-0337

Counties Served: Pasco
Type of Program: Religious Organizations, Food Pantry
Hours: 11-3, Th only; 9:30-3:30, Church hours
Services: Provides emergency food, clothing for one month only and then will re-evaluate. Must show ID
Eligibility: Call
Contact: Rusty Holbrooke

Spirit of Grace Lutheran Church

9525 Hudson Avenue
Hudson, FL 34667

Phone: (727) 376-0919
Fax: (727) 372-5609

Counties Served: Pasco
Type of Program: Religious Organizations, Food Pantry
Hours: 10-12 (noon), Monday & Thursday
Services: Food Pantry Mon, thurs
Eligibility: anyone in need, Picture ID
Contact: Church office

The Volunteer Way

7820 Congress Street
New Port Richey, FL 34653

Phone: (727) 815-0433

Counties Served: Pasco
Type of Program: Religious Organizations, Food Pantry, Food Bank
Hours: 7:00 AM – 1:00 PM, M-F
Services: Monthly food pantry for local residents; personal items available for hospice and women’s & homeless shelters; VOLUNTEERS ALWAYS WELCOME & NEEDED!
Eligibility: Anyone hungry or in need; those receiving Food Stamps (SNAP) or HUD Housing automatically qualify
Contact: Lester Cypher, Martha O’Brien


Updated: November 16, 2015 — 1:28 am

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