The Branford Soup Kitchen

30 Harrison Avenue

Branford, CT  06405

(203) 488-9750

The Community Dining Room serves the South-Central Connecticut Shoreline from East Haven to Old Saybrook, including the towns of Branford, North Branford, Guilford, East Haven, and Madison. The Community Dining Room services:

BREAKFAST: Saturdays 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

LUNCH: Sunday-Friday 12:00 noon - 1:00p.m.

                2nd and 4th Saturday 12:0000 noon – 1:00 p.m.

TUESDAY FAMILY DINNER AND STORYTIME (for families with children) at 5:30 p.m.

All are Welcome!


WIC (Women, Infants, and Children)

1401 Chapel Street

New Haven, CT  06511

(203) 789-3563 or 1-500-741-2142

Assists pregnant and breastfeeding women, infants (up to 1stbirthday) and children (up to the child’s 5th birthday), who are at a nutritional risk and meet income guidelines. Branford office hours are available.




Lifebridge Community Services - Greater New Haven:

Meals on Wheels/Family Fare Programs 

Information Provided by: United Way of Connecticut


1. MEALS ON WHEELS: Delivers a hot meal 5 days a week, M-F, to older homebound adults ages 60+; Meals can be prepared according to doctor's recommendation. No holiday deliveries. 

2. FAMILY FARE: Offers the delivery of fresh prepared meals on a fee for service basis and can also accommodate needed therapeutic diets. This service is full fee and there are no restrictions.


M-F: 9am-4pm


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Fees vary; Call for information.


Sites cannot accept a referral from an individual who is under the age 60 and disabled; They need a referral from a DSS worker to obtain Meals on Wheels unless they are willing to pay privately.


Adults who are 60+ and homebound.


233 Blatchley Street

New Haven, CT  06515


(203) 752-9919




Food Pantry of North Branford

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church (rear)

1382 Middletown Avenue

Northford, CT  06472

(203) 208-2581

Operating Schedule: Wednesday 4:00 - 6:30 p.m.

         Friday 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

         Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


North Branford Food Bank

North Branford Congregational Church

1680 Foxon Road

North Branford, CT  06471

(203) 488-8456

Operating schedule is every Friday from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.



Food Stamps/SNAP

Department of Social Services

50 Humphrey Street

New Haven, CT 0511



Homebound Food Program

North Branford Senior Center

1332 Middletown Avenue

Northford, CT  06472

(203) 484-6017

Assist with meal delivery to homebound seniors and disables persons.