We look forward to returning to our full scope of programming as soon as it is safe to do so.
The Amherst Survival Center is a community center where we provide resources that help people to meet their basic needs. Because of the Covid crisis, we are focusing all of our energy and resources on providing more people with more food. We provide free meals ( community meals ) and free groceries ( food pantry, mobile programs, and fresh food distribution ). We have temporarily closed our free community store, our free health clinic , and our resource center ) as well as suspended our activities, workshops, and events ( community activities ). We look forward to returning to our normal service schedule as soon as it is safe to do so.
AMHERST SURVIVAL CENTER OPEN HOURS AND PROGRAM SCHEDULE:
Monday: 12 pm to 3 pm, Tuesday: 12 pm to 3 pm
Thursday: 12 pm to 3 pm, 5 pm-7:30pm (Curbside Pickup Only) Friday: 12 pm to 3 pm
Plus monthly Saturday hours:
3rd Sat /Month: 9 am – 12 pm (Food Pantry Only)
FOOD PANTRY :
Nutritious staples for individuals & families from 13 towns.
Monthly pick-up. Brief intake required.
On site pickup: Mon/Tues/Thurs/Fri 12pm-3pm
3rd Saturday/month 9am-12pm Curbside Pickup: Mon/Tues/Fri: 3:05pm-3:45pm Thurs: 5pm-7:30pm
To Go Hot Lunch Distributed to all.
MOBILE FOOD PANTRY:
1st Wed./month 1-2 pm
FRESH PRODUCE & BAKED GOODS:
Distributed to all.
Showers, laundry and lockers:
(last load of laundry must be in 1.5 hours before close, last shower is 30 min. before close)