WHEAT Community Connections has served residents of the Greater Clinton area since 1982 and in 2012 became a direct service program of the United Way of Tri-County. WHEAT continues to be a local organization supporting local residents through care, compassion and quality programs and services.
Case Management providing a collaborative process that assesses, implements, and coordinates options and services required to meet the client's basic health and human service needs. Some assistance includes SNAP applications and re-certifications, employment listings, unemployment services, housing applications, free phone applications, and a broader connection to our community partners for assistance with MassHealth, fuel assistance, senior services and so much more. Case management hours are Monday and Thursday from 10:00-1:30 and 4:30-6:30 and Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 10:00-1:30. Please call 508-470-3946 for questions and appointments.
WHEAT Community Cupboard (Food Pantry) provides kids’ breakfasts and lunches for pick up Monday through Friday from 10:00-12:00 and monthly groceries Monday & Thursday evenings from 4:30pm - 6:00pm and Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 10:00am - 1:00pm. Please call 508-370-4943 for questions.
WHEAT Community Café
provides homemade lunches for delivery to local housing authorities and pick up at our main location Monday through Friday from 12:30pm - 2:00pm and dinners for pick up only at our main location from 4:45pm - 6:00pm. Check out our menu for the week here
. Please call 508-370-4943 with questions.
WHEAT Outdoor Marketplace provides breads, pastries, pre-made foods, fruits and vegetables Tuesday through Friday as available so food that isn’t taken in the food pantry is made available to residents. Please bring your own bags.
Seasonal programs including "Tools for School" (backpacks with school supplies), "Feed-A-Family" (turkey meal for Thanksgiving), and "Hope for the Holidays" (Toys for the holidays). Tools for School registration begins the 1st week in July and ends the 2nd week in August. Feed-A-Family registration begins 2nd week in September and ends the first week in November. Distribution is the always the Monday right before Thanksgiving. Hope for the Holidays registration begins the 2nd week in September and ends the 1st week in December. Distribution is the week before 12/25. Visit WHEAT or call 508-370-4943 to get specific distribution schedule.
Hidden Treasures Thrift Store provides everyone with low-to-no cost furniture, household items, clothing, shoes and so much more in a clean, organized retail setting. All proceeds help subsidize our food programs. The store is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00am - 4:00pm and donations can be dropped off at that time. Arrangements can be made to pick up or deliver furniture (for a fee) by calling the store at 508-370-4741.