Even though school is out for the summer, free meals are still available to children and teens in need throughout Rensselaer County. Any child under the age of 18 can receive free breakfast and lunch at various sites beginning this week.
You do not need to sign up or submit paperwork. All sites will offer meals Monday through Friday.
The meal sites located closest to our schools are listed below. Additional meal sites can be found by visiting www.summermealsny.org, calling 2-1-1 or texting “food” to 877-877.
For more information, call the Rensselaer County Department for Youth at 518-266-7550. This program is sponsored by the United Way, Troy Boys & Girls Club, Rensselaer County Department for Youth, NYS Education Department and Hunger Solutions of New York.
|Site||Address||Dates||Breakfast Time||Lunch Time|
|John Warden Apts.||85 Aiken Ave Rensselaer, NY 12144||June 25-August 31||N/A||11:30-12:30|
|Questar Rensselaer Academy||25 VanRensselaer Dr. Rensselaer, NY 12144||July 2-August 10||8:15-8:45||11:00-11:30|
|Questar Rensselaer Ed Center||35 Colleen Rd., Troy, NY 12180||July 2-August 10||8:00-8:30||11:30-12:00|
|Rensselaer Boys and Girls Club||544 Broadway Rensselaer, NY 12144||June 25-August 17||8:00-9:00||12:00-1:00 (lunch served at Camp Adventure on Burden Lake)|
|Stephentown Memorial Library||472 State Rt. 43, Stephentown 12168||July 9-August 3||8:15-9:00||11:45-12:30|
|Troy Middle School||1976 Burdett Ave.,|
Troy, NY 12180
|July 2-August 17||7:40-8:40||10:45-12:30|