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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 all of our hungry neighbors have access to the help they need. Select from the options below to get connected today!

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Mobile Foodshare

Mobile Foodshare is an outdoor food distribution for persons of low income. Food choices vary from week to week but usually include bread and several types of fresh produce.

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2-1-1 Infoline

2-1-1 is a free community service administered by the United Way of Connecticut. You simply dial 2-1-1 to get information, or seek help in a crisis. They are open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.

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SNAP (Food Stamps)

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) helps lower-income people and families buy the food they need to maintain a healthy diet.

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Summer Food for kids

Summer can be a difficult time for many families that depend on school breakfast and lunch programs. To help fill the gap, many towns offer a Summer Food Service Program for local children.

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School Breakfast & Lunch

Did you know that some schools offer free meals during the school year? Learn how to get connected and what Foodshare us doing to improve these programs.