Basic Needs

Food

Martha's Vineyard

Dukes County Social Services Department
Esther Laiacona
Phone: 508-696-3844
Fax: 508-696-3841
Email Us
Visit our website

In partnership with Community Action Committee of Cape Cod and the islands and South Shore Community Action Council, the Dukes County Social Services Department offers: Food access assistance (SNAP, emergency food) Fuel assistance and utility assistance Information and referrals Cash assistance for disabled adults and low income households Affordable child care WIC (Woman, Infants and Children)   See More

Feeding MV Map
Mary Korba
Phone: 508-693-7900 x222
Email Us
Visit our website

The Feeding Martha’s Vineyard Food Map is a location and information guide to connect Islanders in need of local free and low-cost food; it has been a collaboration among The Martha’s Vineyard Times and the 40-plus organizations participating in the Vineyard Food Equity Network... See More

Healthy Incentives Program
Noli Taylor
Email Us
Visit our website

What is the Healthy Incentives Program? A program of See More

Island Clergy Seasonal Community Suppers

A Vineyard tradition during the darkest and coldest months of the year, January through March, churches from around the Island take turns providing community suppers at which all are always welcome, and the food is free... See More

Island Food Pantry
Phone: 508-693-4764
Email Us
Visit our website

Emergency food assistance available all year. Call 508-693-4764. Located at the Stone Church at the corner of Church and William Streets, the Island Food Pantry is open Monday and Wednesday from 2:00-4:00 pm and Saturday from 10am-12pm from mid October through mid April... See More

Island Grown Initiative
Phone: 508-687-9062
Email Us
Visit our website

Our mission is to help create a resilient and equitable food system on Martha’s Vineyard. To accomplish our mission, we: 1)  See More

Martha's Vineyard Farm Map
Email Us
Visit our website

Eat Farm Fresh, and find it on your phone. The interactive Martha’s Vineyard Farm Map is a guide to buying fresh food from local Island farms and seafood markets... See More

St Andrew's Episcopal Church
Chip Seadale
Phone: 508-627-5330
Fax: 508-627-4318
Email Us
Visit our website

A delightful, spirited community of faith that offers love and caring to all, and a connection with Jesus Christ, whom we follow, and God, whom we worship and praise... See More

Summer Food Service Program
Noli Taylor
Email Us
Visit our website

What is the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)? A program of See More

The Federated Church of Martha's Vineyard
Phone: 508-627-4421
Email Us
Visit our website

The Federated Church is a caring community that seeks to learn and grow in faith and to live out that faith in the world... See More

The Salvation Army: Martha's Vineyard Service Unit
Richard Reinhardsen
Phone: 774-563-9436
Fax: 508-693-4292
Email Us

The Salvation Army provides financial and counseling assistance to those in temporary need due to an unusual circumstance in their life... See More

Vineyard Committee on Hunger
Betty Burton
Phone: 508-693-5339
Email Us
Visit our website

The Vineyard Committee on Hunger (VCOH) is a nonprofit organization that seeks to alleviate hunger on the Island through self-help initiatives and raising awareness... See More

Vineyard Health Care Access Program
Sarah Kuh
Phone: 508-696-0020
Fax: 508-696-7352
Email Us
Visit our website

The Vineyard Health Care Access Program is a community-based service of Dukes County that connects residents of Martha’s Vineyard with health benefits... See More

WIC (Women, Infants and Children)
Phone: 508-771-7896
Email Us
Visit our website

WIC is a free nutrition program that provides healthy foods, nutrition education, breastfeeding support, and referrals to healthcare and other services to Massachusetts families who qualify... See More

Off Island

BenefitsCheckUp
Visit our website

BenefitsCheckUp helps you find state, federal, and private benefits programs available where you live... See More

Cape Cod Times Needy Fund, Inc.
Betsey Sethares
Phone: 508-778-5661
Fax: 508-862-0430
Email Us
Visit our website

The mission of the Cape Cod Times Needy Fund, Inc. is to provide urgent financial assistance for basic human needs to individuals and families residing on Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket who are experiencing temporary financial hardships... See More

Cape Organization for Rights of the Disabled
John Lundborn
Phone: 508-775-8300
Fax: 508-775-7022

Cape Organization for Rights of the Disabled (CORD) is one of 11 centers for independent living in Massachusetts and serves as the Cape and Islands center for independent living... See More

Lower Cape Outreach Council
Larry Marsland
Phone: 508-240-1490
Fax: 508-240-1289
Email Us
Visit our website

We provide emergency food, clothing and financial assistance to residents of the towns of Brewster, Chatham, Eastham, Harwich, Orleans, Provincetown, Truro and Wellfleet and offer additional services and programs to help clients lead more productive, self-sustaining lives as part of the Cape Cod community... See More

South Shore Community Action Council
Lisa Spencer
Phone: 508-746-6707
Fax: 508-746-5140
Visit our website

The Fuel Assistance Program assists low income individuals and families with the cost of heating their homes during the winter season... See More
Basic Needs

Food

Martha's Vineyard

Dukes County Social Services Department
Esther Laiacona
Phone: 508-696-3844
Fax: 508-696-3841
Email Us
Visit our website

In partnership with Community Action Committee of Cape Cod and the islands and South Shore Community Action Council, the Dukes County Social Services Department offers: Food access assistance (SNAP, emergency food) Fuel assistance and utility assistance Information and referrals Cash assistance for disabled adults and low income households Affordable child care WIC (Woman, Infants and Children)   See More

Feeding MV Map
Mary Korba
Phone: 508-693-7900 x222
Email Us
Visit our website

The Feeding Martha’s Vineyard Food Map is a location and information guide to connect Islanders in need of local free and low-cost food; it has been a collaboration among The Martha’s Vineyard Times and the 40-plus organizations participating in the Vineyard Food Equity Network... See More

Healthy Incentives Program
Noli Taylor
Email Us
Visit our website

What is the Healthy Incentives Program? A program of See More

Island Clergy Seasonal Community Suppers

A Vineyard tradition during the darkest and coldest months of the year, January through March, churches from around the Island take turns providing community suppers at which all are always welcome, and the food is free... See More

Island Food Pantry
Phone: 508-693-4764
Email Us
Visit our website

Emergency food assistance available all year. Call 508-693-4764. Located at the Stone Church at the corner of Church and William Streets, the Island Food Pantry is open Monday and Wednesday from 2:00-4:00 pm and Saturday from 10am-12pm from mid October through mid April... See More

Island Grown Initiative
Phone: 508-687-9062
Email Us
Visit our website

Our mission is to help create a resilient and equitable food system on Martha’s Vineyard. To accomplish our mission, we: 1)  See More

Martha's Vineyard Farm Map
Email Us
Visit our website

Eat Farm Fresh, and find it on your phone. The interactive Martha’s Vineyard Farm Map is a guide to buying fresh food from local Island farms and seafood markets... See More

St Andrew's Episcopal Church
Chip Seadale
Phone: 508-627-5330
Fax: 508-627-4318
Email Us
Visit our website

A delightful, spirited community of faith that offers love and caring to all, and a connection with Jesus Christ, whom we follow, and God, whom we worship and praise... See More

Summer Food Service Program
Noli Taylor
Email Us
Visit our website

What is the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)? A program of See More

The Federated Church of Martha's Vineyard
Phone: 508-627-4421
Email Us
Visit our website

The Federated Church is a caring community that seeks to learn and grow in faith and to live out that faith in the world... See More

The Salvation Army: Martha's Vineyard Service Unit
Richard Reinhardsen
Phone: 774-563-9436
Fax: 508-693-4292
Email Us

The Salvation Army provides financial and counseling assistance to those in temporary need due to an unusual circumstance in their life... See More

Vineyard Committee on Hunger
Betty Burton
Phone: 508-693-5339
Email Us
Visit our website

The Vineyard Committee on Hunger (VCOH) is a nonprofit organization that seeks to alleviate hunger on the Island through self-help initiatives and raising awareness... See More

Vineyard Health Care Access Program
Sarah Kuh
Phone: 508-696-0020
Fax: 508-696-7352
Email Us
Visit our website

The Vineyard Health Care Access Program is a community-based service of Dukes County that connects residents of Martha’s Vineyard with health benefits... See More

WIC (Women, Infants and Children)
Phone: 508-771-7896
Email Us
Visit our website

WIC is a free nutrition program that provides healthy foods, nutrition education, breastfeeding support, and referrals to healthcare and other services to Massachusetts families who qualify... See More

Off Island

BenefitsCheckUp
Visit our website

BenefitsCheckUp helps you find state, federal, and private benefits programs available where you live... See More

Cape Cod Times Needy Fund, Inc.
Betsey Sethares
Phone: 508-778-5661
Fax: 508-862-0430
Email Us
Visit our website

The mission of the Cape Cod Times Needy Fund, Inc. is to provide urgent financial assistance for basic human needs to individuals and families residing on Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket who are experiencing temporary financial hardships... See More

Cape Organization for Rights of the Disabled
John Lundborn
Phone: 508-775-8300
Fax: 508-775-7022

Cape Organization for Rights of the Disabled (CORD) is one of 11 centers for independent living in Massachusetts and serves as the Cape and Islands center for independent living... See More

Lower Cape Outreach Council
Larry Marsland
Phone: 508-240-1490
Fax: 508-240-1289
Email Us
Visit our website

We provide emergency food, clothing and financial assistance to residents of the towns of Brewster, Chatham, Eastham, Harwich, Orleans, Provincetown, Truro and Wellfleet and offer additional services and programs to help clients lead more productive, self-sustaining lives as part of the Cape Cod community... See More

South Shore Community Action Council
Lisa Spencer
Phone: 508-746-6707
Fax: 508-746-5140
Visit our website

The Fuel Assistance Program assists low income individuals and families with the cost of heating their homes during the winter season... See More