The 5 Corner Cupboard is a local food pantry located at 124 Scantic Road that is available for needy residents. Donations from various churches, community groups, and individuals provide the supply for the pantry. A voucher must be obtained through this office. For information on the voucher please call 860-623-2430. The hours of distribution to clients are 9-11am Tuesdays & Thursdays and 6-7pm on the third Tuesday of each month.
Donation Hours: 8:30am-12pm Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays and by appointment.
** FREE SUMMER MEALS FOR KIDS AND TEENS****
JUNE 22-AUGUST 21 (JULY 3RD CLOSED)
Free to Kids and Teens age 18 and under, Federally-funded through the USDA
No Registration required, No ID required, Rain or Shine
** New as of July 21- The Town of East Windsor and the East Windsor Hunger Action Team is pleased to announce that we will now offer free lunches to parents and guardians who accompany a child to the Free Summer Meals Program. Meals will continue to be offered to children uner the age of 18 at the Town Hall Annex, 25 School Street. Lunch is served daily from 11:00am to 1:00pm through August 21. Free activities are also provided daily. **
Food/Activity Calendar can be found on Human Service Calendar
The Fuel Bank consists of limited financial assistance available to residents in need of emergency fuel deliveries or preventing utility shut offs.
The Salvation Army Funds is limited financial assistance available for Salvation Army approved expenses such as Camp, clothing, food, fuel, & furniture items.
The Helping Hands Boutique is a church sponsored clothing room where East Windsor residents can receive clothing and small household items it is located at St. John Church 92 Main Street, East Windsor, CT. They are open Thursdays at 10:00am-1:00pm
The Mobile Foodshare located at St. Catherine Church Parking lot, 4 Windsorville Road, Broad Brook. Foodshare distributes food to East Windsor residents every other Friday from 2:00pm-2:30PM. Dates are as follows: 1/16, 1/30, 2/13, 2/27, 3/13, 3/27, 4/10, 4/24, 5/8, 5/22, 6/5, 6/19, 7/3, 7/17, 7/31, 8/14, 8/28, 9/11, 9/25, 10/9, 10/23, 11/6, 11/20, 12/4, 12/18
Pauline's Stock Pot Kitchen is located at Wesley United Methodist Church, 55 North Main Street, East Windsor. Meals are served every Friday from 5:00pm to 6:30pm and every third Wednesday of each month from 5:00pm to 6:30pm.
This office continues to see an increase in the use of our East Windsor Food Shelf and 5 Corner Cupboard, Holiday Basket and Toy Giving programs. We are very appreciative of the support from the community through their generous financial donations and gift items.