FROM THE DUTCHESS COUNTY.GOV WEBSITE:
Dutchess County is a community that truly cares and comes together whether you need help getting food, medications, or household essentials or you want to offer help and assistance through monetary donations, collecting or donating goods, volunteering, or more:
I Need Assistance
Dutchess Responds Food Connection
Dutchess County has established a one-stop connection between food resources in our community and those with a critical need for food and other necessities.
The Dutchess Responds Food Connection is accessible through this form or residents can call the County's Coronavirus Information Line (845-486-3555) and select Option 5.
- Food Delivery (Paid) Resources (pdf)
- Food Pantries or Meals Resources (pdf)
- Meal Resources for School-Aged Children (pdf)
- Farm Stores (.pdf)
- Local Food Pantries, Soup Kitchens, Deliveries-updated March 2020
Help from Dutchess County Legislature
Currently, the Dutchess County Legislature has offered assistance to residents in their districts, particularly grocery shopping assistance for seniors. Interested individuals can contact the Legislature through its Facebook page or email CountyLegislature@DutchessNY.gov.