Food aid for students

Food aids

Baskets of solidarity with Avignon town hall

Avignon Université students can benefit from free of charge solidarity bins from Avignon Town Hall (delivered on Mondays and Thursdays).
Reservation :
or by telephone 04 13 60 51 46 or 04 13 60 51 45

1 meals at the CROUS

The €1 fare may be granted to students in precarious situations, even if they do not have a grant, following a social assessment.

Students can also benefit from this rate for the evening meal (to be collected from the cafeteria) and for the weekend.

You can apply online:

L'Agoraé social and solidarity grocery -d' inter'asso avignon

Located at 104 rue Carreterie, AGORAé is a community centre and social grocery open to all students.

Students in precarious situations will be able to benefit from the social grocery (after validation of a file).
AGORAé is open :

  • Monday from 5pm to 8pm
  • Wednesday from 5pm to 8pm
  • Friday from 5pm to 8pm

Contact: or on the dedicated Instagram account:

L'Abricotier - a solidarity grocery shop for students

Click and Delivery service
orders from Monday 8am to Wednesday 5pm / delivery on Thursday evening from 7.45pm to 8.45pm to the parkig at La Garidelle residence (10, rue St Bernard)
telephone: 06 26 71 81 04

Les restos du coeur

Special antenna for students
7 rue de l'ancienne tannerie
Contact 09 63 53 82 57 (mornings from 8.30am to 12.30pm)

Registration and parcel collection
(Registration and appointments by telephone or on site)
Monday - Tuesday - Wednesday 8am to 5pm

Departmental headquarters 04 90 81 02 88 (telephone answering service mornings 8.30am-12.30pm)

Secours Catholique

Download details of Secours Catholique du Vaucluse's aid and initiatives

Solidarity baskets
Are you a student or under 25?
Book and collect your basket of organic vegetables and eggs for €3 every Tuesday from 5.45pm to 6.45pm at LaScierie!

To register, write to the following address
in partnership with the Semailles association

Financial aid
1 Chemin des paroissiens 84000 Montfavet
Tuesday 9am ~ 11.30am

Breakdown service / small jobs
Monday and Wednesday - 04 90 80 69 30

(single parent - baby food distribution)
Rue Honoré de Labande 84000 AVIGNON
Tuesday and Thursday mornings 9am-11.30am

Distribution of fruit, vegetables and eggs
at La Scierie (15 bd du quai St Lazare, Avignon)
Tuesday from 5.45pm to 6.45pm

For further information:
Actions-solidaires Facebook page

Secours populaire

Antenne St Jean/Antenne Jeunes (for students)
2 place de Sienne, Avignon
04 90 82 27 56
06 24 74 02 83 (St Jean branch / youth centre)
09 73 65 13 76 (Thursday mornings - registration hotline)

Every fortnight on Wednesdays food distributions take place on the Jean-Henri Fabre campus (near the student car park) from 6pm to 8pm.
Further information: 07 67 46 98 06

Social groceries

Social grocery shops offer foodstuffs and basic necessities at lower prices.

Solidarity supermarket

Le Montfavet solidarity supermarket (1697 avenue d'Avignon, Avignon - Montfavet) is also open to students. It is run by the ICIPASS association.
To take advantage of the scheme, simply fill in a form (available on site).

The solidarity supermarket sells foodstuffs with a minimum durability date (DDM, formerly DLUO). Please consult the information note for further details.

More information from the association:

Imagine84 (town centre)

27 rue des Infirmières - 84000 AVIGNON - FRANCE
(400 m from the university)
04 90 82 46 20
Monday: 2pm / 5pm
Friday: 2pm / 5pm

Avignon city centre (next to Secours Populaire)

35 Rue de la Carreterie - 84000 AVIGNON
(400 m from the university)

Daily 9.30am to 12.30pm and 2.30pm to 6.30pm
Saturday 9.30am to 1pm

Avignon Champfleury - Secours Catholique

5 rue Honoré Labande - 84000 AVIGNON - FRANCE
(towards Centre Leclerc Eisenhower)
Tuesday and Thursday mornings 9am-11.30am

Food and social shop (MIN Avignon)

MIN - 135 avenue Pierre Sémard, Avignon
06 13 18 47 16
04 90 82 46 20

Tuesday 8.30am/12pm
Wednesday and Thursday 1.30 pm - 4.30 pm