Our Guests


Guest Qualification

 At SECORCares we welcome new guests every day.  If you are experiencing suburban poverty and need assistance with acquiring food, you may be eligible to "shop" in our free food market.  To qualify, you must: 

  • Live in one of the 42 zip codes we serve 

  • Provide a photo ID (driver's license, passport, etc.) 

  • Provide proof of residency (one of the following): 

    • A CURRENT utility bill (electric, gas, water, cable, etc.)  

      • The current utility bill MUST include your NAME and a SERVICE ADDRESS. 

    • A lease/mortgage agreement.   

    • A written letter from your landlord stating you live at their address. 


Our free food market at our main location in Parker is open: 

  • Wednesday & Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

  • Friday & Saturday – 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 


Here's How the Process Works

Becoming a SECOR Guest is a three-visit process, which allows us to better understand our guests' needs and, therefore, better serve them throughout their time with us.  Here is what a new guest can expect: 

  • Visit #1: 

    • Sign in  

    • Speak with a Guest Care Consultant 

    • Fill out a short application 

    • Shop our free food market (complimentary visit) 

  • Visit #2 

    • Sign in 

    • Speak with a Guest Care Consultant 

    • Receive a budget sheet to complete at home and bring back on the 3rd visit. 

    • Shop our free food market (complimentary visit) 

  • Visit #3 

    • Sign in 

    • Speak with a Guest Care Consultant 

    • Review the completed budget sheet (required

    • Receive certification as a SECORCares Guest, which includes determining if you can shop once or twice per month in our free food market. 



Additional Services

SECOR also offers additional services to our guests.  Through partnerships, sponsorships and volunteers, SECOR also offers assistance with the following: 

  • Individual and family counseling 

  • Financial counseling 

  • Legal aid 

  • References for reduced/scaled medical services 

  • Medical and dental screenings 

  • Senior foot care 

  • Chiropractic care

  • Limited financial assistance 

  • And more! 

“We would not be where we are today if it wasn’t for you guys.”
— April M. (SECORCares guest)

If you are experiencing suburban poverty and are in need of assistance, please stop by SECORCares during our market hours. Please check our Calendar for any closures.