• Over 79,000 Children on Long Island suffer from food insecurity.
• Long Island Cares has seen a 40% increase in people visiting their sites for help.
Are you in Need, or know of someone?
Long Island Cares, distributes food through a network of member agencies located in Nassau and Suffolk Counties, New York. Member agencies distribute food to individuals who need food assistance.
To locate a food pantry or assistance program in your area Click Here
LI CAREs Distributes 7 Million POunds of Product IN Nassau & Suffolk Counties Only
Less than 5% Are HOmeless.the faces of LI are Just Like YOU & Me!
316,000 lONG iSLANDERS eXPERIENCE hIGH FOOD iNSECURITY
THAT’S mORE THAN 1 IN 9 pEOPLE!
89,030 of these Long Islanders are children
The Elderly Make Up 4% of the food Insecure Population
Faced with Choosing between housing, Medication or Food