Foodshare | Hunger is Big. Our Community is Bigger.

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If you or someone you know is struggling to make ends meet, there are many resources available to help. Foodshare partners with community programs throughout Hartford and Tolland counties to ensure that our neighbors who are experiencing hunger have access to the help they need. Select from the options below to get connected today!

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Mobile Foodshare is an outdoor pantry-on-wheels for people who need food assistance. The program visits community sites throughout the Greater Hartford area. Food choices vary from week to week but usually include several types of fresh produce. To receive the Mobile Foodshare schedule on your cell phone text FOODSHARE to 85511.

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Foodshare partners with nonprofit programs throughout Hartford and Tolland counties to provide food assistance to individuals and families. Use our locator tool to find a partner food pantry or community meal program near you.

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2-1-1 is your one-stop connection to the local services, from utility assistance, food, housing, child care, after school programs, elder care, and much more. Simply dial 2-1-1 or search online. They are open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.

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The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (formerly known as food stamps) helps eligible low-income individuals and families stretch their food budgets and buy the food they need to maintain a healthy diet. Find a Foodshare SNAP Outreach site near you.

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Many schools in the region offer free and reduced-price meals. When school is out in the summer, there are locations throughout Connecticut that offer free, nutritious meals to kids and teens. Learn more.

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