If You Need Help
If you need help we encourage you to contact us at the Hinesburg Community Resource Center. HCRC has some funding to help Hinesburg and St. George families in need of emergency assistance to pay an electric bill, provide fuel assistance or help to pay rent. For more information contact us at (802) 482-4946.
Hinesburg Food Shelf
The Hinesburg Food Shelf is located at 51 Ballards Corner Road, and we serve residents from Hinesburg, Huntington, St. George and Monkton. If you are not from one of these towns, please visit the Vermont Food Bank website to find resources near you.
Vermont 211 Resource Directory
For a comprehensive list of resources to help with a variety of needs individuals may call 211 within the State of Vermont or visit their website at http://www.vermont211.org/
3SquaresVT is a federal USDA program (also known as SNAP or formerly as food stamps) administered in Vermont by the Department for Children and Families, Economic Services Division. 3SquaresVT is for everyone who qualifies, including individuals, families, seniors, and people with disabilities. Call 1-800-479-6151 or visit http://dcf.vermont.gov/benefits/3SquaresVT
Since 1974, Age Well (formerly the Champlain Valley Agency on Aging) has been providing nutrition and supportive services to seniors.
Senior Help Line 1-800-642-5119 or visit http://www.agewellvt.org
COTS (Committee on Temporary Shelter)
COTS provides emergency shelter, services, and housing for people who are homeless or marginally housed in Vermont. If you need help please call (802) 505-9595 or visit their website at http://cotsonline.org/
CVOEO (Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity)
If you are eligible, CVOEO may provide assistance with rent, heating fuel or electric bills. Call (802) 863-6248 or visit their website at http://www.cvoeo.org/
Help Me Grow
Help Me Grow Vermont (HMG VT) is a statewide system for improving access to existing resources and services for expectant parents and families with young children through age 8. Call 211 x6 or visit http://helpmegrowvt.org
The Vermont Agency of Transportation site has information about bus service, carpools, vanpools, car shares, etc. at https://www.connectingcommuters.org/
Vermont Health Connect
Compare health plans and select one that fits your needs; See if you qualify for programs like Medicaid or Dr. Dynasaur or if you may be eligible to receive financial help paying for a qualified health plan. Call 1-855-899-9600 or visit http://info.healthconnect.vermont.gov/
Vermont Legal Aid
Vermont Legal Aid may be able to provide help when families face a civil legal problem that threatens their rights, shelter, job, health or well-being. Call 1-800-889-2047 or visit https://www.vtlegalaid.org/
WIC gives you access to healthy foods, nutrition education and counseling, breastfeeding support, and community referrals. If you’re pregnant, a caregiver, or a parent with a child under five, you may be eligible for WIC. Call 1-800-649-4357 or visit https://www.healthvermont.gov/family/wic