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MCS Food Shelf & Housing Resources

Merrick Food Shelf at Woodland Hills
1740 Van Dyke Street, St. Paul, MN 55109
Phone: (651) 287-2088

 

As of July 2nd, 2014. Open Mondays, Wednesday and Thursdays serving 60 families a day. To ensure fairness and to prevent the need to arrive early, all eligible participants will enter their name into a drawing for numbers 1-60. You may enter the drawing 30 minutes prior to distribution.  Please do not arrive earlier.  If your name is not called during the lottery for the day please return on our next business day. 

 Thank you for your support as we make these changes to better serve our population. 

Monday

Names entered into lottery upon arrival between 2:30pm-2:50pm.  Food distribution begins at 3:00pm.

Wednesday

Names entered into lottery upon arrival between 9:30am-9:50am.  Food distribution begins at 10:00am.

Thursday

Names entered into lottery upon arrival between 9:30am-9:50am.  Food distribution begins at 10:00am.

• Serving Maplewood residents and St. Paul residents that live in Merrick Community Services’ service area.  (Please call for eligibility)

• Please remember to bring proof of address and ID for each person in the family-Medical cards, SS cards, Birth Certificates, Drivers License, Country Id, School ID, etc.

• Eligible participants may use the Food Shelf once every calendar month.

• Working and can't come during designated hours? Call for more information.


                                 Temporary Food shelf  Hours until July 2,2014                                                        

 Monday
Food Distribution - 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday
Food Distribution - 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Thursday
Food Distribution - 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

 Housing Resources

  

Ramsey County Human Services (Apply for all state services) 160 E Kellogg 651-266-4444

Dorothy Day Center Housing Crisis response in Ramsey County (single adults) 651-288-4717

Senior Housing Guide

 

 

 


Merrick food shelves serve East Side families in need. Donations are accepted at either site during business hours. Please call ahead of time to schedule a donation.