quinebaug valley community college

Community Resources

Community Resources

211Call 211 for basic needs support and mental health services. Visit www.211ct.org
In Immediate Danger: Call 911

 

 

 

Food Insecurity

QVCC Food Pantry

Danielson Campus

Non-perishable food items are available on a table near the cafeteria across from the Student Success Center.

Grab and Go Baskets with non-perishable food items are located in the Library, Learning Center, and Food Pantry table next to the cafeteria across the Student Success Center.

Willimantic Site

Non-perishable food items are available on a table in the lobby.

If you are a QVCC student experiencing Food Insecurity and need additional support, please contact Dr. Tanaya Walters (Danielson) or Elkin Espitia-Loaiza (Willimantic).

You can find community food bank information at either www.211ct.org or www.foodshare.org.


Additionally, the following are some current community resources:

Willimantic

Covenant Soup Kitchen
220 Valley St Willimantic, CT
860.423.1643

Danielson

Community Kitchens-ne CT
Monday through Friday, we serve a free nutritious meal in a hospitable setting.  All are Welcome!
Tel: 860-779-2465

Friends of Assisi Food Pantry
77 Water St, Danielson, CT
860.774.2310

Putnam

Daily Bread Food Pantry
Living Faith United Methodist Church 53 Grove St, Putnam, CT
860.928.0169

Thompson/Woodstock/Pomfret

TEEG Community Market
860.923.3458

Pomfret

Food Pantry | Pomfret CT – Serves Pomfret residents
Pomfret Senior Center
207 Mashamoquet Rd
Pomfret, CT 06259
860-928-2309

Brooklyn/Canterbury/Central Village/Moosup/Oneco/Plainfield/Sterling/Wauregan

Project Pin
23 Village Center Circle
Moosup, CT 06354
860-564-5591

Canterbury

Canterbury Cares
-serves Canterbury residents
First Congregational Church
6 South Canterbury Rd
Canterbury, CT 06331
860-230-0842 (leave a message, someone will return the call)

Home Energy Assistance (Heat & Lights)

Clothing/Other Basic Needs

Windham Area

WAIM
866 Main St, Willimantic, CT 06226
860-456-7270

Medical Resources

Day Kimball Hospital
320 Pomfret Street, Putnam, CT
860.928.6541

Windham Hospital
112 Mansfield Avenue, Willimantic, CT
860.456.9116

DKH Plainfield Healthcare Center
12 Lathrop Road, Plainfield, CT
860.564.6241

Generations Family Health Center
42 Reynolds Street, Danielson, CT
860.774.7501

202 Pomfret Street, Putnam, CT
860.963.7917

40 Mansfield Avenue, Willimantic, CT
860.450.7471

Planned Parenthood – Norwich Center
12 Case St Norwich, CT
860.889.5211

Planned Parenthood – Willimantic Center
1548 W Main St Willimantic, CT
860.423.8426

Mental Health and Counseling Resources

United Services
1007 N. Main Street, Dayville, CT
Crisis Hotlines: 860.774.2020/860.456.2261

Treatment Referral Hotline (Substance Abuse)
1-800-662-HELP (1-800-662-4357)

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
860.375.3075

Perception Programs
13 Water Street, Danielson, CT
860.779.5852

54 North Street, Willimantic, CT
860.450.0151

Storrs Common, 1244 Storrs Road 2nd floor, Storrs, CT
860.420.2450

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Crisis Helpline: 800.950.6264

Crisis & Suicide Prevention Resources

Crisis Text Line
Get Help Now:  Free, 24/7, Confidential
Text START to 741-741 to Connect with a Crisis Counselor
Text STEVE to 741-741 for Culturally trained Crises Counselor

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
988 or 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255) for immediate mental health support

The Trevor Project
Suicide Prevention for LGBTQ Youth
866.4.U.TREVOR (1-866-488-7386)

Turning Point CT.org
800.273.8255

Veterans’ Suicide Prevention Lifeline,
Call 988, then press 1

Sexual/Domestic Violence Resources

Sexual Assault Crisis Center of Eastern CT
90 South Park Street, Willimantic, CT
24-hour Hotline (Local): 860.456.2789
24-hour Hotline (Statewide): 888.999.5545
24-hour Hotline (Spanish): 860.568.8332

National Sexual Assault Hotline
24-hour online hotline: https://ohl.rainn.org/online/
1-800-656-HOPE (1-800-656-4673)

CTSafeConnect
Call or text 24/7 888.774.2900

Connecticut Alliance to End Sexual Violence
Call or Text 1-888-999-5545

In Espanol:  1-888-568-8332

National Domestic Abuse Hotline
1-800-799-7233
Text START to 88788

Law Enforcement Agencies

Connecticut State Police – Troop D
55 Westcott Road, Danielson, CT
860.779.4900

Willimantic Police Department
22 Meadow Street, Willimantic, CT
860-465-3135

Connecticut Office of Victim Services  

Victim Advocate to help victims of crime

1-800-822-8428

National Center for Victims of Crime 

Victim Resource Center 1-855-4-VICTIM

Please visit the Student Resources page.