COVID-19 Meal Programs and Services Available in DeKalb County, GA

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There are many programs and services available for DeKalb County students, adults, health care workers and first responders, as well as ways you can support local businesses as we practice social distancing during this COVID-19 pandemic. Please see the below list of services:

Wade Walker Park Family YMCA
5605 Rockbridge Rd SW
Atlanta GA 30088

  • No-contact drive through service providing free dinners and snacks for not only children 0-18 but also adults. Mondays through Fridays, 2PM-4PM.
  • Providing childcare to children of healthcare workers, EMTs, police officers and anyone who has to work in order to be able to respond to this crisis. Mondays through Fridays, 5:30AM-8PM, $40 per day

DeKalb County Recreation Centers
Recreation Centers are open as a resource for students to pick up snacks from 3:30PM-4:30PM, Mondays through Fridays, at the following locations:

  • Gresham Recreation Center, 3113 Gresham Road, Atlanta, GA 30316
  • Exchange Intergenerational Recreation Center, 2771 Columbia Drive, Decatur, GA 30034
  • Redan Recreation Center, 1839 Phillips Rd., Lithonia, GA 30058
  • Tobie Grant Recreation Center, 644 Parkdale Drive, Scottdale, GA 30079
  • N.H. Scott Recreation Center, 2230 Tilson Road, Decatur, GA 30032
  • Lucious Sanders Recreation Center, 2484 Bruce Street, Lithonia, GA 30058
  • Mason Mill Recreation Center, 1340- B McConnell Drive, Decatur, GA 30033
  • Hamilton Recreation Center, 3263 Chapel Street, Scottdale, GA 30079
  • Midway Recreation Center, 3181 Midway Road, Decatur, GA 30032

DeKalb County School District
All DeKalb County students can receive a free bagged lunch daily, Monday through Friday, from 10 a.m. to noon at the schools listed.

Region I

  • Cross Keys High School, 1626 N. Druid Hills Road NE in Atlanta
  • Sequoyah Middle School, 3456 Aztec Road in Doraville
  • John R. Lewis Elementary School, 2630 Skyland Dr NE in Atlanta

Region II

  • Idlewood ES, Idlewood Elementary School, 1484 Idlewood Road in Tucker
  • Tucker Middle School, 2160 Idlewood Rd in Tucker
  • Avondale Elementary School, 8 Lakeshore Dr in Avondale Estates

Region III

  • Lithonia HS, Lithonia High School, 2440 Phillips Road in Lithonia
  • Marbut ES, Marbut Elementary School, 5776 Marbut Rd in Lithonia
  • Stephenson Middle School, 922 Stephenson Rd in Stone Mountain

Region IV

  • Clarkston High School, 618 N. Indian Creek Drive in Clarkston
  • Jolly Elementary School, 1070 Otello Ave in Clarkston, GA
  • Freedom Middle School, 505 S Hairston Rd in Stone Mountain

Region V

  • Chapel Hill Middle School, 3535 Dogwood Farms Road in Decatur
  • Narvie J. Harris Elementary School, 5776 Marbut Rd in Lithonia
  • Miller Grove Middle School, 2215 Miller Rd in Decatur

Region VI

  • Bethune MS, Bethune Middle School, 5200 Covington Highway in Decatur
  • Canby Lane Elementary School, 4150 Green Hawk Trail in Decatur
  • Peachcrest Elementary School, 1530 Joy Ln in Decatur

Region VII

  • McNair Middle School, 2190 Wallingford Drive in Decatur
  • Early Learning Center, 797 Fayetteville Rd SE in Atlanta
  • Cedar Grove Elementary School, 2330 River Rd in Ellenwood

Africa’s Children’s Fund ‘Bag of Hope’ Campaign

The Africa’s Children’s Fund (ACF) is launching its “Bag of Hope” campaign aimed at soliciting food and monetary donations to fill 10,000 bags with food to donate to families in need.

The Meal Bridge

Participating hospitals post daily shifts open to meal donations and local restaurants providing take-out meals. You can donate meals and help generate needed business for restaurants and feed our brave healthcare workers.

The Spice House Appreciation Lunch

DeKalb County and City of Stonecrest police officers, firefighters, and emergency medical service workers as well as Emory Hillandale Hospital staff will receive lunch for free March 30th and 31st from 1PM-5PM.