Springfield Family Center, Inc.

During summer school vacation the Springfield Family Center prepares and delivers a nutritious lunch and afternoon snack to children in Springfield and North Springfield.
Children who are eligible to sign up for the program qualify for free and reduced priced lunches.  Meals are prepared fresh daily by staff and volunteers following USDA guidelines.

We are designated as a State of Vermont Emergency Day Shelter.
Our facility has laundry and shower services available to those in need as well as access to telephone and other resources which may be needed.
We work with clients to identify needs and refer them to the appropriate services or agencies within the community.

Open to those in Springfield, North Springfield and Baltimore, and those who are homeless.
Income eligibility and proof of residency are required.

The food shelf may be accessed once every fourteen days, and is meant to supplement the existing food budget of a individual or family.

     Monday through Friday 9am to 2:30pm
     Saturday - 10:30am to 12 Noon

Please bring bags to take your items home in!


...Strengthening Families Since 1971.

Free and open to the public, a free hot meal is served, restaurant style in our dining room five days a week. Meals include salad, beverages as well as dessert!


Monday through Friday

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Day Shelter

Community Food Shelf

We offer several seasonal programs including holiday meal baskets for families in partnership with the Santa Claus Club, as well as back to school supplies with the Association of Springfield Area Churches.

Lunch at home

Meal Site