Facing a financial or life crisis can be daunting, especially when it’s due to factors like unemployment, health issues, or the loss of a loved one. If you’re a resident of Plainville, CT grappling with such circumstances, there’s hope. The Plainville Community Food Pantry is here to lend a helping hand.
Need Assistance in Plainville?
Are You Eligible for Assistance from PCFP?
At the Plainville Community Food Pantry, we welcome all Plainville residents facing financial struggles to apply.
Using a personalized approach, we evaluate each case individually. That means there’s no fixed income threshold to qualify. Instead, we consider the total income of your household and deduct necessary expenses like housing, utilities, medical bills, and childcare. Think you might qualify for assistance? Don’t hesitate to contact us at 860-747-1919.
How to Apply
To get started, all you need to do is visit us to fill out an application and provide the necessary documents. Once you’re enrolled, you’ll have the opportunity to “shop” for groceries every two weeks. Plus, you’ll also be eligible for our special programs throughout the year, including Holiday Baskets, Secret Santa, and Back-to-School initiatives.
We prioritize your privacy. Our application process and appointment schedule are designed to ensure client confidentiality.
Not a Plainville resident?
If you’re not a resident of Plainville but need assistance, we urge you to contact Connecticut’s INFOLINE (Connecticut 211) by dialing 2-1-1 or visit their website, to learn about assistance programs in your area.