Food/Clothing/Furniture Distribution Services


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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceSmart Meals provides nutritious, well-balanced meals combined with nutrition education and socialization aimed at the specific needs of individuals and families living with HIV/AIDS. Smart Meals services include congregate lunches and dinners, weekly grocery bag, nutrition education, individual dietitian assessments and food vouchers. The goal of Smart Meals is to increase the nutritional well being and health of people living with HIV/AIDS through structured education and assistance.
Geographical AreaAlbany, Clinton, Columbia, Delaware, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Otsego, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren, and Washington
Public Transportation728 Madison Avenue, Albany, NY (between South Lake Avenue and Quail Streets)
Facility/ADA AccessFully Accessible
Intake ProcedureCall 518-449-7119
Intake RequirementsApplication required
Documents RequiredProof of income, HIV positive physician statement, proof of residency
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityIndividuals with an HIV diagnosis, at nutritional risk (as determined through a screening) who are below 200% of Federal Poverty Guidelines.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00 am-6:30 pm and special events on weekends
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 728 Madison Avenue
Physical Site Address 2 Suite 100
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12203
Main Phone 518-449-7119
Fax 518-449-7881
Service Location Email
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Program: SMART MEALS
This Service: Food/Clothing/Furniture Distribution Services
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: AIDS/HIV (YF-3000.0270)
Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites (BD-5000.1500)
Dietitians/Nutritionists (YO-3000.1850)