Food Resources

Are you experiencing FOOD INSECURITY? Review the resources below for assistance.

Find a food pantry near you through the Food Assistance Resource Guide. 

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Connecticut residents using SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) benefits now have the option to pay with an EBT (Electronic Benefits Transfer) card when placing online orders for Stop & Shop Pickup and Delivery. 

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Do you ever run out of food and do not have money to buy more? Is your family struggling to buy healthy foods? 

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Find links to summer meal information for students and families experiencing food insecurity over the summer break:

Summer Meals - Hamden Public Schools

Summer Meals - New Haven School District

Check out the Hamden Food Resource page, where you'll find information on local pantries, mobile pantries, senior meals, low-cost/free prepared meals, free summer meals for children, and summer farmers' markets.

Hamden Food Resource Page

For families seeking thanksgiving meal items, see the resource below for info on upcoming free turkey distributions, and other food items for the community.

Thanksgiving Resources