Food Assistance


Free Nutritious Meals for Kids During the Summer:

Through the Summer Meals Program, also known as the USDA’s Summer Food Service Program (SFSP), meals are offered at over 500 sites around the state. Click HERE for more information and to view the meal site map. 

Click for a printable version:

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The Shoreline Soup Kitchens & Pantries

Join Shoreline Soup Kitchen & Pantries once a week to receive enough groceries for three meals for three days. 

The Westbrook pantry is located at:

St. Mark’s Roman Catholic Church
222 McVeah Road
Westbrook, CT 06498

11:30 - 2:15 p.m.

Find more times and locations.


Donations of food, funds, and time are always welcome. Learn more about donating to Shoreline Soup Kitchens & Pantries.

Meal Sites march 2021

Connecticut Food Bank Truck

The Connecticut Food Bank Trunk makes two stops for the Westbrook community:

  • Clinton
    • 1st Monday of every month
    • Noon to 1 p.m.
    • Town Hall Annex
      48 E Main Street
      Clinton, CT 06413
    • Contact: Cheryl Church, Coordinator, Clinton Social Services
      Phone: 860-669-7347
  • Old Saybrook
    • 4th Thursday of every month
    • 1:30 to 2: 30 p.m.
    • Grace Church Hall and Parking Lot
      36 Main Street
      Old Saybrook, CT 06475
    • Contact: Susan Consoli, MA, LPC, Coordinator, Old Saybrook Social Services
      Phone: 860-395-3188

Aetna Medicare Advantage plan offered through United: Get home-delivered meals after leaving the hospital

With your Aetna Medicare Advantage plan offered through United, you can get a week of healthy, precooked meals delivered to your home after an inpatient hospital stay — at no cost. This new meal benefit lets you stay focused on recuperating, while getting good nutrition. CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS