What to Expect
Hours for clients
Tuesday Evenings 5:30pm-6:30pm
Deliveries for those that are homebound or can’t drive: Wednesdays 12:00pm-1:00pm.
*Please call the pantry before 11:30am on Wednesday morning to request delivery.
Food emergencies call 207-439-4673. If no answer, please leave a message. Messages are checked three times daily. Volunteers can deliver food or meet at the pantry to pick up food.
For more resources to help with food needs, shelter, and services:
What you’ll need to provide
Clients should be prepared to provide the names and birth dates for each person receiving food in their household, proof of residence, and list monthly income and expenses to determine eligibility. Residents may also be eligible to receive food if unable to meet the nutritional needs of their household due to an emergency situation.
Footprints Food Pantry provides free groceries once every seven days for income-qualified residents of the Eliot, Kittery, and Kittery Point area. Residents outside this service area please visit our Community Resources Page or call (207) 439-4673 for more information regarding food pantries in your area.
Every week we give each family enough food to last four days. The availability of particular food varies week to week and season to season however you can expect produce, grains, breads, and meat.
personal care products
We also supply such items as toothpaste and toothbrushes, laundry and dish soap, bathroom bar soap and personal items such as diapers (infant and adult), feminine hygiene products, deodorant, and shaving items.
We can accommodate clients with certain dietary restrictions (e.g. diabetes, gluten free, vegan, etc.) if you let our volunteers know your restrictions we’ll do our best to accommodate you.
We can provide food for cats and dogs.