- Provider - FOOD FOR ELDERS - 'BROWN BAG' PROGRAM

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Gray House
22 Sheldon Street
Springfield, MA 01107

Contact Information:

Phone: (413) 734-6696

Description:

Intake Procedure: See Text - Must apply to Food Bank first.

Hours of Operation: 3RD TUE, - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM



Applications for this program must first be submitted to: Western Massachusetts Food Bank, P.O. Box 160, Hatfield, MA 01038-0160. Applications are available at the Senior Center and assistance is available for preparation of the form. Applicants will be sent a card authorizing them to utilize the service. A ten pound bag of foodstuffs is provided which may include cereals or crackers, canned fruits and vegetables, and, when available, fresh fruits and vegetables. Volunteers who assist in the program were allowed to take a Brown Bag in compensation for their efforts in the past, but due to the shortage of foods, the practice has been eliminated. Food distribution is also done at senior housing sites by volunteers who deliver to homebound seniors.

Service Categories

Food & Nutrition Services - Referral, Information

Geographic Areas Served

  • Cities Agawam, Belchertown, Brimfield, Chicoria, East Longmeadow, Granby, Hampden, Holland, Holyoke, Longmeadow, Monson, Palmer, South Hadley, Springfield, Wales, West Springfield, Wilbraham
  • Counties Hampden, Hampshire

Organization Contacts

Pat Sicard
Phone: (413) 734-6696
Email:

Telephone Numbers

  • Business: (413) 734-6696
  • Business 2: (413) 467-3239
  • Business 3: (413) 538-5042
  • Business 4: (413) 323-0420

Hours of Operation

  • Tuesday: 10:30 AM-11:30 AM

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Last Update Date: 06/21/2019

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