At Crossroads, we specialize in terrific meals,  safe shelter and groceries for the whole family

Whether it’s a morning or evening meal, groceries for your kitchen or a place to rest for the night, Crossroads Community is here for you. 

  • We’re a community where everyone feels at home.

  • Hot meals, fresh vegetables and clean beds are just a few of the amenities you’ll find here.

  • Our volunteers are caring New Yorkers from all walks of life, who help from the heart.

Crossroads Morning Meal Program:

  • Complimentary hot meals are served every Sunday, Monday and Wednesday from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.  The entrance is at 108 East 51st Street (between Park & Lexington Aves.).

  • Each morning's service features a hot four-course meal, freshly-prepared by our team of volunteer chefs.  We also offer cereal, milk, coffee, fresh fruit, sandwiches and more. 

  • Our guests have the option to enjoy their meal in our dining room or take it to-go.

  • The only requirement is showing up.

The Dinner Program:

  • Dinner-to-go is served daily from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.  The entrance is at 108 East 51st Street (between Park & Lexington Aves.).

  • Dinner comes from donated & rescued food from local hotels and restaurants, and is offered complimentary in partnership with Coalition for the Homeless.

  • The only requirement is showing up.

Our Saturday Coffee House:

  • Created and managed by members of our community, Crossroads Saturday Coffee House offers complimentary pastries, milk, fresh fruit and coffee.

  • Coffee House is every Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The entrance is at 108 East 51st Street (between Park & Lexington Aves.).

  • Our guests have the option to enjoy coffee service in our dining room, or take it to-go.

  • The only requirement is showing up.

Crossroads Women's Shelter:  Beds for up to 10 women, 365 evenings a year

  • Our women's shelter offers a safe and comfortable alternative to large shelters.

  • In addition to safe sleeping quarters, Crossroads Women's Shelter also provides a hearty dinner for all shelter guests each night.

  • Women come to us via The Gathering Place, a local organization which provides screening and ongoing support to find and retain permanent housing in New York City. 

  • Crossroads Women's Shelter is operated in partnership with CAMBA and The Gathering Place.


Shop for Fresh Groceries at Crossroads Food Pantry:

  • Crossroads Food Pantry is a choice pantry, where shoppers are encouraged to select from a wide selection of fresh fruits, vegetables, meats, non-meat proteins, grains and much more.

  • Please call 212-378-0234 or email to schedule your first appointment.

  • Family size determines the amount of food each family can choose.

  • Please bring identification with address for each member of your family, and a Con Edison bill or other proof that you have access to cooking facilities.

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