Pernet runs an emergency food and infant supply pantry for residents of Worcester’s 01610 neighborhood. Supplies are given out in quantities to last approximately three days and may be accessed once a month by showing identification. To obtain baby and infant supplies such as formula, baby food, cereal and diapers, clients must show proof of child (such as a birth certificate or WIC card).
Pantry hours are:
Mondays: 1:00 - 3:00 PM
Tuesdays: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesdays 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Trained staff and volunteers are also available to discuss long-term hunger solutions such as Food Stamps, WIC, and Serve New England food co-op The Emergency Assistance Program is possible through grants from Project Bread, the United Way of Central Massachusetts, Rachel’s Table and the generous contributions of local groups, individuals, churches and the Worcester County Food Bank.
Pernet Family Health Service, Inc.