Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center

Meal and Food Resources


December Senior Community Meal Schedule

Reservations required – call VIA at 802-674-5971 (all seniors welcomed, bring your friends & guests of all ages)

HARTLAND - Tuesday, Dec. 10th at 12:00pm - Rec. Ctr.  (Visiting Nurse Foot Clinic at 1:00 pm, $20, call: 802-674-4118) Menu: meatloaf w/gravy, baked potato, carrots, salad, dessert (suggested donation: $3.00)

ASCUTNEY – Wednesday, Dec. 18th  at 12:00pm - ExitAte Restaurant
Menu: pork roast, 2 sides, salad, dessert (suggested donation: $4.00)

*Date Change* WINDSOR – Wednesday, Dec. 23rd at 12:00pm - Mt. Ascutney Hospital Board Room
Menu: baked chicken, rice pilaf, corn, salad, dessert (suggested donation: $3.00)  

Meals coordinated by Volunteers in Action (VIA) and sponsored by Senior Solutions.

WOODSTOCK – Daily meals at noon, Monday-Friday - The Thompson Senior Center, 99 Senior Lane
Suggested donation: $5.00. Menus online at this link or call (802) 457-3277.

Rachel's Kitchen

Rachel’s Kitchen is a non-profit providing complimentary breakfast to all, 7:00am-10:00am, Monday through Friday at the United Methodist Church in Windsor. Community members are coming together to keep the kitchen open, and you’re invited!

Volunteer one day a month or one day a week to welcome guests and serve meals.
Donate money to keep the food coming and the doors open.
Sponsor a day, week, or month of meals—from you or your business.


VeggieVanGo is a program of the Vermont Foodbank that provides fresh, healthy food to people facing hunger at schools, and healthcare facilities.

Free fresh produce for people facing hunger is distributed at Mt. Ascutney Hospital on the second Tuesday of each month from 10:00 to 11:00 am. Look for our VeggieVanGo signs to find out where to go!

Vermont Food Shelves

Find the town closest to you for more information.

Click here to locate information about community meals and shelter programs throughout Vermont.

Windsor Food Pantries Brownsville Bridgewater
Weathersfield West Windsor Hartford
Ascutney Hartland  
Woodstock Reading  


FREE Windsor Community Meals

Everyone is Welcome! Wednesdays, September through Mid- June  -  Serving 5 pm to 6 pm  -  The American Legion Court St. Windsor, VT.

Sponsored by:
Local civic, faith communities and Businesses

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Local Farmers Markets


Claremont Farmers' and Artisans' Market
Date: May 26, 2016- October 6, Thursdays 4-7 p.m. Rain or shine
Location: Broad Street Park, Claremont
Description: This weekly market features fresh produce, flowers/plants, maple, baked goods, meat, crafts, live entertainment.

Hanover Farmers Market
Date: June 1, 2016-October 12, Wednesdays 3-6 p.m. Rain or shine
Location: Dartmouth College Green, Hanover
Description: This weekly market features fresh produce, flowers/plants, dairy, maple, baked goods, meat, prepared foods, crafts, artisan demonstrations, music, etc.

Lebanon Farmers Market
Date: May 19, 2016-Sept. 29, Thursdays 4-7 p.m. Rain or shine
Location: Colburn Park, Lebanon
Description: This market features fresh produce, vegetables, flowers/plants, dairy, maple, baked goods, meat, crafts, prepared foods, weekly live music, etc.


Springfield Farmers Market
Date: June 4th to October 8th; Saturdays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Rain or shine.
Location: 6 Main Street, Springfield, VT
Description: Local produce, meats, cheese, and eggs FRESH from the farm. Local baked goods from a variety of amazing local bakers. Creative items sold by talented local Artisans and Crafters. Cooking tips and demos using Market ingredients. Local businesses – get to know them better!

Market on the Green - Woodstock
Date: June 1st to October 9th, every Wednesday 3pm to 6pm.
Location: Woodstock Village Green, Woodstock, VT
Description: A weekly market of fresh agricultural products from farmers in Windsor, Windham, Orange, and Rutland Counties.

Norwich Farmers Market
Date: May 7-end of October on Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Rain or shine.
Location: Route 5 South 1.5 miles South of Exit 13 off I-91 Norwich, VT
Description: Everything sold at the Norwich Farmers Market is made or grown in one of the four counties surrounding the market. Growers, Bakers, weavers, carvers, and potters all conspire to make your time at market memorable. Farmers Market tokens are sold as $5 coins that can be used at the Norwich Farmers Market year round. EBT and Debit cards are welcome.

Hartland Farmers Market
Date: June 3rd to September 9th, 4pm to 7pm
Location: Hartland Public Library Fields, 153 Route 5, Hartland, VT
Description: Come support local producers, artisans and crafters while you shop for produce, meat, baked goods, crafts and more!

Windsor Farmers Market
Date: May 28th to October 15th, every Saturday 11am to 2pm.
Location: State Street on the Green, Windsor, VT
Description: Vegetables and fruits, maple syrup and honey, eggs, meats and other agricultural products. Baked goods, specialty foods and canned goods. Crafts, music and other goods from local artisans and producers.