Family Assistance

Food Pantries & Meals

View the Food Pantries and Meals directory for locations and more information.

Brunswick Family Assistance (BFA)

Food Assistance

visits to the food pantry will be by appointment only; clients are urged to call ahead of time to ensure timely response and visits to the pantry. During such a crucial time of need, no client services will be disrupted and BFA will continue to provide services to the community they serve. If you are not an existing client, please call and BFA will complete the intake process over the phone. For an appointment, please call 910-754-4766 Monday through Friday 9 am to Noon and 1 pm to 4:30 pm. BFA Food Pantry Locations:

  • Leland - 324-1 Village Road
  • Shallotte - 4600-8 Main Street

Financial Assistance

  • Final Notice utilities (electric and water); power stats must have less than $10
  • Rent (must be past due)
  • Medical Rx (must be a life-sustaining medication) - mainly for seniors (60+)
  • Apply online

For assistance with mortgage payments and car insurance: you will need to contact your lender/insurance provider to discuss your hardship; BFA does not provide financial assistance for mortgage or insurance.

Diaper Banks

Brunswick Baptist Association

  • Bolivia - 1041 Old Ocean Highway
    Wednesdays 9 am to Noon
    Phone: 910-754-7979

Brunswick Senior Resources Inc. (BSRI)

Stay updated at the Brunswick Senior Resources Inc. website.

Curbside Meals at Centers for Ages 60+

View the directory for Curbside Meals

Home Delivered Meals for Ages 60+

  • Tuesday and Thursday deliveries (2 hot and 3 frozen)
  • Must meet eligibility guidelines

New participants call the case manager at the center closest to them:

BSRI Food Pantry

  • By Delivery and Appointment Only for 60+
  • Tammie Mullis, Shallotte Center, 910-754-2300
  • Mallory Balice, Leland Center, 910-754-7701
  • Jackie Knott, Southport Center, 910-754-7109

Brunswick Senior Resources Inc. - Needs Food

BSRI is working tirelessly to feed seniors in Brunswick County. In order to continue this effort, they are in need of food to restock their food pantry and fill the boxes being distributed. To find out what items BSRI needs and where/how/when to drop off donations, please call BSRI at 910-754-2300.