Catholic Charities of Tyler provided a list of East Texas stores that are offering COVID-19 Safe Shopping Hours. Other information can be found at store websites. Follow Catholic Charities on Facebook at “Catholic Charities – Diocese of Tyler” for up-to-date information on assistance during this time or visit their website at

Persons aged 55+
Tuesdays from 8:00-9:00am. 
• Many prescriptions are delivered for free.
• Drive-thru shopping during regular hours. Select products available at Walgreens locations with drive-thrus. Products are subject to availability and purchase quantity, and some restrictions may apply.

Senior citizens and persons with underlying health concerns
Tuesdays Wednesdays from 8:00-9:00am. Free Drive Up ordering now available at many stores. Purchases will be loaded in the car for shoppers. This does requires shopping from the Target App.

Senior citizens, expectant mothers, and persons with underlying health concerns
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30-9:30am.

Members aged 60+, and those with physical impairments
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 8:00-9:00am. The pharmacy will also be open during this time.

Dollar Tree
Senior citizens, expectant mothers, and persons with underlying health concerns
Every day from 9:00-10:00am. SNAP benefits are accepted for a wide variety of products.

Brookshires, Super 1, Fresh
Senior citizens
Every day from 7:00-8:00am. A 5% daily discount is available for seniors.

Whole Foods
Persons aged 60+
Every day from 8:00-9:00am. Amazon Prime members can get free 2 hour delivery (based on availability in select zip codes). Free 30 day trial for Prime:

Dollar General
Senior Citizens
Every day from 8:00-9:00am.

Sam’s Club
Senior citizens, those with disabilities, and compromised immune systems
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00-9:00am.

Tuesdays from 6:00-7:00am. The pharmacy and optical centers will be open. Also available is “Shop from your Car” service during these hours, look for designated parking locations.