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2017 Free Summer Meals Program Site Details Announced

June 2nd, 2017


Summer Meals for Kids - The Summer Food Service Program, Food that’s in when school is out!
 
As soon as school ends, EdAdvance begins hosting USDA Summer Food Service Programs (SFSP) at sites in Torrington and Winsted. Children from all districts, ages 18 and younger, are welcome to join us for breakfast and/or lunch, free of charge. A parent or guardian must accompany each child to the site and the food must be consumed on the premises. 
 
This year, EdAdvance is hosting meals at the following SFSP-approved sites:
 

TORRINGTON SITES (10)

Coe Park | June 26, 2017 – August 18, 2017
Open Feeding Site – Available to ALL children 18 and under
Coe Place, Torrington, CT 06790
Lunch 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
 
Vogel-Wetmore School #1 | June 26, 2017 – August 18, 2017
Open Feeding Site – Available to ALL children 18 and under
68 Church St., Torrington, CT 06790
Lunch 11:30 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.
 
Vogel-Wetmore School #2 | June 27, 2017 – August 18, 2017
Closed Feeding Site – Available ONLY to children enrolled in the Vogel-Wetmore Summer Program
68 Church St., Torrington, CT 06790
Breakfast 8:45 a.m. - 9:20 a.m.
Lunch 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
 
CT Junior Republic | June 26, 2017 – August 18, 2017
Closed Feeding Site – Available ONLY to enrolled children 
168 South Main St., Torrington, CT 06790
Breakfast 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Lunch 11:30 a.m.  - 12:45 p.m.
Brooker Memorial Park | June 26, 2017 – August 18, 2017
Closed Feeding Site – Available ONLY to enrolled children
157 Litchfield St, Torrington, CT 06790
Breakfast 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Lunch 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
 
Camp Moe | June 26, 2017 – August 18, 2017
Closed Feeding Site – Available ONLY to enrolled children
1145 Brandy Hill Rd., Torrington, CT 06790
Breakfast 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Lunch 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.
 
Northwestern CT YMCA | June 26, 2017 – August 18, 2017
Closed Feeding Site – Available ONLY to children enrolled in the program
259 Prospect St, Torrington, CT 06790
Breakfast 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
Lunch 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
 
Northside Terrace | June 26, 2017 - August 18, 2017 
Closed Feeding Site - Not open to the public
4 Terrace Drive, Torrington, CT  06790
Lunch 12:00pm
 
Elks Pond | June 26, 2017 - August 25, 2017 
Closed Feeding Site - Available ONLY to children enrolled in the program
180 Guerdat Road, Torrington, CT 06790
Lunch 11:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m.
 
LARC | June 26, 2017 - August 18, 2017 
Closed Feeding Site - Available ONLY to children enrolled in the program
314 Main Street, Torrington, CT  06790
Breakfast 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Lunch 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

WINCHESTER/WINSTED SITES (2)

Batcheller Early Education Center | July 10, 2017 – August 3, 2017
Closed Feeding Site – Available ONLY to children enrolled in the program
201 Pratt St, Winsted, CT 06098
Lunch 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
 
Gaylord-Tiffany Building | June 26, 2017– August 11, 2017
Open Feeding Site – Available to ALL children 18 and under
75 Rowley St, Winsted, CT 06098
Lunch 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
 

Help us ensure that no child goes hungry this summer. 

For further site details, please dial Infoline @ 2-1-1. To learn more about EdAdvance’s Summer Food Programs, please call 860.567.0863.

About USDA Summer Food Service Programs

The USDA Summer Food Service Programs (SFSP were created in 1968, to ensure that children in low-income areas could receive nutritious meals during summer months when school is not in session. Summer Feeding provides meals to educational, community based, recreational, or social activities already established in the area. SFSP provides free, nutritious meals during school vacations. The program is administered at the federal level by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Services (FNS). Learn more at www.fns.usda.gov/.
 
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, family/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity, in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA (not all bases apply to all programs). Remedies and complaint filing deadlines vary by program or incident. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the responsible Agency or USDA's TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English. To file a program discrimination complaint, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD- 3027, found online at How to File a Program Discrimination Complaint and at any USDA office or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: (1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; (2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3) email: program.intake@usda.gov. USDA is an equal opportunity provider, employer, and lender.
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