Youth Food Service Program

The Youth Food Service Program provides meals in City community centers, parks, schools, apartment complexes, public housing, churches and at non-profit organizations.

Contact Us

Youth Food Service Program

(505) 767-5811

Community Recreation Administrative Office

(505) 767-5800


2015/2016 School Year Meal Sites

There are two sites participating in the 2015/2016 school year youth food service program.  The program will begin serving meals on October 21 through November 3, 2015.  The program will then resume serving meals on March 28, 2016 through April 8, 2016.  Meal sites and serving times are as follows:

Truman Middle School
9400 Benavidez Rd. SW 87121
Breakfast 8:00 a.m.
Lunch 11:00 a.m.
John Adams Middle School
5401 Glen Rio Rd. NW 87105
Breakfast 7:30 a.m.
Lunch 10:40 a.m.


Tentative 2016 Summer Program Dates

The 2015 summer food service program has concluded as of July 31, 2015. Please look back for updated information late April 2016.

Most meal sites will start receiving food services May, 2016.  Official dates and times will be posted by April, 2016.

You do not have to be registered at any site listed to participate in the breakfast or lunch program.

Rules for Participants

  • Must be 1-18 years of age to participate in program.
  • Must receive entire meal as a unit.
  • Meal must be eaten on site.
  • Do not abuse any food items. (throw or play with food)
  • Clean up your area after you have finished your meal. (use trash dispensers)
  • Any misconduct that disrupts the Food Service Program will not be tolerated.

All meals will be served on a first-come first-served basis.

Summer Meal Sites

Please click here to view a listing of meal sites.



4th of July Meal Site Closures:

  • All meal sites will be closed on Monday, July 4, 2016.

You may also use the map below to help you find a site near you. Some sites serve breakfast and are indicated with a breakfast serving time. The meal program is open to children and youth 1 through 18 years old.

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Map of Free Lunch Locations: