Find food support you can access during Covid-19

If you are needing support to access food, food parcels or food vouchers during Covid-19, there are a range of services available.

Government, Local Councils, local organisations, service providers and individuals offer food support for people when impacted during a pandemic. Look at your state or territory to find out more.

Australia Wide Support

Ask Izzy - Food Banks

If you are unable to buy groceries because of Covid-19 you can visit a food bank location to get what you need. For more information click the link.

Food support for older Australians

For older Australians there is support available to you if you are isolated and finding it difficult to access food and basic household items. Click the link

Meals on Wheels

Click the link to bring up the map to find the contact details for your meals on wheels service in your state.

My Aged Care

For food and grocery support for the elderly Call My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 who can refer you directly to the service in your local area. Services can be set up quickly for up to 6 weeks without the need for an assessment. 

Woolworths Priority Assistance

Woolworths are offering priority delivery service for vulnerable community members. Complete the online application to apply. Click the link

Woolworths Basic Box

Woolworths is offering a basic box to support elderly and vulnerable in self isolation. Buy online. Click the link

Home Delivery Food Services 

There are a range of food delivery services. If you are isolated or do not want or cannot get to the supermarket, this may be an option. 

St Vincent De Pauls 

Vinnies offers a range of food support for to people impacted by Covid-19. They also have regular free food services. For more information click the link. or Call 13 18 12

Salvation Army  

The Salvation Army provides all social services without discrimination. Find out more about how to access our services below. or Call 13 72 58

Foodbank

Foodbank receive donated food which they distribute in emergency situations. They provide communities, groups and individuals with necessary food. For more information click the link.

Emergency Relief - Dept Human Services

If you are unable to buy groceries because of Covid-19 you can visit a food bank location to get what you need. For more information click the link.

State Support

Victoria

Food Support Agencies in Victoria.

Emergency Relief Packages

Emergency Relief Packages be accessed by calling Victoria’s dedicated coronavirus hotline on 1800 675 398. The hotline can also refer people to other support services if needed. Click the link for more information.

Anglicare Vic

Anglicare Victoria offers food parcels and support for those impacted by Covid-19. Click the link for more information.

CISVic - Emergency Support 

CISVic have local services which assist people experiencing personal and financial difficulties by providing information, referral and support services including Food Vouchers and Emergency Relief.

Check your local council 

Your local council may offer a range of supports for obtaining food for people impacted by Covid-19. To find your council details click the link.

South Australia

Food Support Agencies in South Australia

SA Community.org

SA Community provide a list of providers and services who offer support with food. For more information click the link.

Check your local Council

Your local council may offer a range of supports for obtaining food for people impacted by Covid-19. To find your council details click the link.

ACT - Australian Capital Territory

Food Support Agencies in Canberra and ACT 

St John's Care

St John's Care provide emergency assistance in the form of food, fresh fruit and vegetables. To learn more click the link

Check your community council

Your local council may offer a range of supports for obtaining food for people impacted by Covid-19. To find your council details click the link.

New South Wales

Food Support Agencies in New South Wales 

St Vincent De Paul

St Vincent De Paul offer grocery and food vouchers for those impacted by Covid-19. For more information click the link.

Check your local council

Your local council may offer a range of supports for obtaining food for people impacted by Covid-19. To find your council details click the link.

Queensland

Food Support Agencies in Queensland

St Vincent de Paul

St Vincent de Paul offer food support for those impacted by Covid-19 in Queensland. For more information click the link. 

Check your local council

Your local council may offer a range of supports for obtaining food for people impacted by Covid-19. To find your council details click the link.

Northern Territory

Food Support Agencies in Northern Territory

List of Food support Agencies

NT Council of Social Services have compiled a list of Food Services for people in Hardship and Emergencies. For more details click the link.

Check your local council

Your local council may offer a range of supports for obtaining food for people impacted by Covid-19. To find your council details click the link.

Western Australia

Food Support Agencies in Western Australia

ER Connect

Use ER Connect to look for services which offer essentials including food in your local area in Western Australia. Click the button for more details.

Check your local Council

Your local council may offer a range of supports for obtaining food for people impacted by Covid-19. To find your council details click the link.

Tasmania

Food Support Agencies in Tasmania

Check your local Council

Your local council may offer a range of supports for obtaining food for people impacted by Covid-19. To find your council details click the link.