Lemontree Food Helpline

Lemontree Food Helpline offers a free phone/text line to help connect New Yorkers to free food and resources in their area. For assistance in Spanish, call 888.489.7212 or text COMIDA to 90847.

This resource is for residents of New York City. 

888.489.7212 or text FOOD to 90847


Caregiver/Staff Resources
COVID-19 Updates
Emergency Food Resources
Emergency Financial Assistance

About the database

YAI’s COVID-19 Database was created to help people find services and information during the coronavirus pandemic. The services listed are provided by organizations outside of YAI. Questions about specific resources may be directed to the contacts listed.

To learn more about YAI

If you have general questions about services for people with intellectual or developmental disabilities (I/DD), please contact the LINK Department at 212.273.6182 or link [at] yai.org.