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Local stores with shopping hours for elderly, vulnerable adults during COVID-19 crisis

Albertsons/Safeway: The Albertsons company, which owns more than 2,200 stores nationwide including Safeway, has designated a special shopping time for seniors and vulnerable shoppers. This time slot is reserved for every Tuesday and Thursday from 7 to 9 a.m.

To find the location nearest to you, visit local.safeway.com.

https://www.facebook.com/notes/safeway/a-message-from-vivek-sankaran-continuing-to-serve-you/10158397728834407/

Bashas'/Food City/ AJ's: Bashas', Food City and AJ's grocery stores will open their stores an hour early on Wednesdays.

To find a store near you, visit bashas.com.

https://www.facebook.com/BashasSupermarkets/photos/a.174344082620263/2910166822371295/?type=3&xts%5B0%5D=68.ARBEQ5FGYN2rPWb2Kl0C0CeemSezbqR0II5xX-Wtwnpx_NX5Sh-QwJ5KE9WoaZWngcbtrVe0JJV3DwAhYiK5EmUePo640Reu2KXHrj5AhrUgwEQUe2fKFKusgEk16_SYSfYNQnBPYE07ypNUj8qHkwDxB8qJCcnqtDhV-CzShf3TuseFVUSW_7IoySU0CwdstScIJexNPBJOMDfddbggxhcfZyGE9yUZxKcaTlVFNEwc-XVQqEtRExr2iZAN86o9RO-uzrwIuVsl_XSVjePflnmu729EmsqWJpidZtVb1pU_qh13ky7GVAd5nG-qVUga48UaBWVT8vtm6lhkJTB4yZbgKg&tn=-R

Big Lots: Stores nationwide will reserve its opening hour - 9 to 10 a.m. - for senior citizens and vulnerable shoppers.

To find a store near you, visit biglots.com.

https://www.facebook.com/biglots/posts/3978854578829083?xts%5B0%5D=68.ARAI-kYwc5PCRAeLXYQfs5-lwIRbjxEcW-d_t_0T7jqXf7Rut9eKIghtmB0_gLbLdJOzp5dJtmvCgzVUgHw7vJi6p8ynFXQwreo_fL23vIcu_u-nCuP86tS9HCjH_5jNaxYf56ZO0YxiAMFqwW3a0KCjChoSpN2OI77PVwPIr8Fau14KRgtFIAeLkE1lxjMkD5rtj44GssHNQErjm4-QPMazSZmAcJwURzazV_EZJuRAfOOedLu2RD6_5DtjhZ9ZWnABaEepFcxCoG2MxYR00XOq4YRllaAeftkK1_66u9CThXCJaWLKgb4MgRRTE_-g3NPGymB6M0H6hpVIOha0lrbyliwcJh4gUDtizp1TJJLXNnF_Ng&tn=-R

Dollar General: The discount chain across the nation allocated its first hour of business for older and vulnerable shoppers.

To find a store near you, visit dollargeneral.com.

https://www.facebook.com/dollargeneral/posts/10157375288788517?xts%5B0%5D=68.ARDxXiYAtKRfRLqSlrj4dINkBKwDBtBJ7dOGdnRM281_N_nSOU0kL27BpgXN-CJqJku9SCt6Q4HgY4vpTiwYrIlCnuU_hWxrJqhj1zDB8mFDCHw_E-G5ykZeTuhNJwpKMT4105-vZgWYqneEteCWuM-lpmDFhUiK4YpHnJiIjcXr69pxgsCnmJALK2aCNwI1S5CJUH4T1X1GbKBYgeqZdceaxxz5msSnzA8dKYCTxAix5i4U5pK1vbfuWYKXN7PJOtFQs8FCETAYP_-iRV_dbFstVLibhSy0K_f4WtSMo8YHd05kAtvlIfyOM1tbKLoPD8w2l3odEtBpLFAxfvm5&tn=-R

Kroger/Fry's: Fry's Food Stores have allocated 6 to 7 a.m. for exclusive shopping for individuals 60 years old and older Monday through Thursday.

To find a location near you, visit frysfood.com.

https://www.facebook.com/Kroger/photos/a.375452038217/10157496505838218/?type=3&xts%5B0%5D=68.ARC5BDOn3cPOh1K24dcoRBm8tajW366X0I7G40n7ufQO394B4EFH8SKS04iT75MlaAgjLf5Sv1aZJ3fBaDYC4SFArb5m3sD7x6kObpEzg7DEk8yS0YRCYj_TpgzwaLG5Z9euvZGPCetfZgIRv-_8yFpg7MVrCvunLxpe9bgeJURx7bgtrSPfTftLhRb1DGxxEM4dFFwXAlISDjluCHYcyd0uV4XC8hLoEp0AQyBqwGdhQUFToXUsFfO4bumvhExcO8x7TegonfRIhbxViwJZOXQDwvnWR6GLi9J1nEIa4MWYsZrRfGbpv3BLYmDjMMe-LiO30mjSutv9-TGhZw&tn=-R

Natural Grocers: Natural Grocers have allocated Sundays from 9-10 a.m. for those over 60 years old, pregnant women and others with underlying medical issues.

https://www.facebook.com/NaturalGrocers/photos/a.10150109352384466/10159941690824466/?type=3&xts%5B0%5D=68.ARAuYk6TIyJiHzSeZGMnOSpuiEYYMUpBYsIxRBP4LilGD9_lmA0R4WvBelijOiAT7uFHo_mfdX_bhOINnk71BuUF1OYVekZ-MbkQMHgPqxGJaNSNjE5hvG789eeuMYHvagNHhFLQ-aUbloHtl4f1xggwIdgwGJkS0xXYpAk89bsF9kl3KwUTt4FdUzLjDMm9IA_4arSVa3XI6c9bxmFvrvsJzKwfwMGtX6g6DMDWPnzny3RZ_tPED5iPCaXghfUF63Qlml9d0BfVihsNaC83GIvDS18aG2xG-z7SMWSTEl1k44Phyfgb6fjauYejB27j_9cddOTr5HO3zr2sUA&tn=-R

Target: The major retailer announced all stores will allocate the first hour of operation each Wednesday for vulnerable guests.

https://www.facebook.com/target/photos/a.127542808119/10158335339038120/?type=3&xts%5B0%5D=68.ARAIurfe81c_gBZ8OS19GU2zFbrPRq0YGJEtNhyl050AVc56jH4QJEcQeg_1VKayNfgmpKfO-9KL41BVfEnrvES2a72ItnnzQ9KN0W5HJTv0iwsvvegnH56vAstXbj4Ud_JlR8dlRz-VKXOMv1fB7yLFIIiIjKFkx9DOMxbhqWqHZo6M8oNyYAdW7vODL42W8urPBmfHFzs8w4e-pviNekJP-hJRgSxiYuevxZC92wJQHafd6d-yg8881M35ImQS5N9qiNM_2eJI_O-Swuhx0m8dhSMi0FSfIwXnCUZvKSEoceS9SXlxSO8kE22uEmT7LbpL2DNlY2lIm3E&tn=-R

Trader Joe's: The specialty grocer dedicated its daily 9 to 10 a.m. hour to senior customers.

To find a location near you, visit traderjoes.com.

https://www.instagram.com/p/B90QKFsn4gk/

Walmart: The company announced its stores will direct its opening hour every Tuesday to customers aged 60 or older. This will be held Tuesday through April 28.

Whole Foods Market: Whole Foods Market stores across the the U.S. and Canada will allow shoopers who are 60 and older shop one hour before opening.

https://www.facebook.com/wholefoodsmarket/posts/10157802761226488

At this time, Sprouts, Food Conspiracy Co-op, Lee Lee International Supermarket, Grantstone Market and El Herradero Supermarket do not have hours set for seniors or vulnerable adults.

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