We operate food pantries in Dover, Farmington and Milton to provide short-term supplies of food to eligible households. Photo identification and proof of household income is required. For information or to learn how to donate, call 603-516-8146 for information.
Farmington, 527 Main Street. Open from 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon on Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Dover, 61 Locust Street, Suite 240, McConnell Center. Open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday
Milton, 55 Industrial Drive (use side entrance). Open from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. every Tuesday
For a list of all food pantries and soup kitchens in Strafford County,click here
Temporary Emergency Food Assistance Program
TEFAP is a federal program administered by the Community Action Partnership of Strafford County that helps supplement the diets of low-income residents, including the elderly and the homeless by providing them with food and nutrition assistance at no cost. In Strafford County, our agency’s food pantries, along with more than 20 other food pantries, homeless shelters, soup kitchens and nursing homes participate in this program.
Summer Meals Program
CAP ensures children receive nutritious meals during the summer months through the federal USDA Summer Food Service Program. Free breakfast and lunch are provided to all children age 18 and under at approved feeding sites. Please call 603-516-8146 for more information or to make a donation to the program. Information for summer 2014 is coming soon.
Holiday Food Baskets
Every year, CAP seeks food and financial donations to provide Thanksgiving and Christmas food baskets to those in need. In 2013, we distributed 564 baskets during the holidays. For information or to learn how you can help, contact 603-516-8146.
Love to Garden? Grow an Extra Row for Our Pantries
Interested in donating extra produce from your garden to our food pantries? Call 603-516-8146 to learn how to participate in the Grown an Extra Row program to donate veggies to our pantries.