1) Expanded Continental Breakfast & Lunch – servicing 60-80 people/day (a bit less during the pandemic, as some of our regulars are higher risk and have to stay home)
2) Free items: new/gently used clothing; household goods; Fall Thanksgiving baskets and Christmas Market.
3) Homeless advocacy – convened and facilitate Homeless Initiative Task Force, a collaboration of social service organizations and city leaders to address causes and needs of those experiencing homelessness.
4) Health Promotion & Education – partnering with Nasson Health Care for Hep A & B vaccines, flu vaccines, MaineCare registration and referral for a Primary Care physician; with Frannie Peabody Center for Hep C & HIV testing and referral; with Biddeford Police Department’s Substance Use Disorder and Community Outreach staff for referrals for treatment and support in accessing local services; York County Community Action for referrals to services; Coastal Healthy Communities Coalition for SNAP and Nutritional Education.
For more information about our Drop In Center, please contact our Executive Director, Vassie Fowler at (207) 283-1783.