USDA commodities and pantry items one time a month (additional pantry items available in the event of an emergency).
Seasonal clothing, coats, blankets and household items once a month with a ticket from the intake window.
Medical and Dental Care
For people without Medicaid or other insurance: Free Medical Clinic Thursday evenings 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm.
Dental Clinic by appointment only. Come during pantry hours for appointment.
Prescription assistance (as funds are available)
Adult disposable undergarments
Vouchers for special wound care, diabetic or nutritional needs.
Legal Care Program
Information and assistance on legal matters for low-income persons.
Professional assistance with filing taxes and obtaining refunds.
Help for Parents & Children
Infant formula and baby food
Cribs & car seats
Easter baskets for children
Mother’s Day baskets
Holiday Food (uncooked)
Easter ham and sides
Thanksgiving turkey and sides
Christmas ham or turkey and sides
Gifts for your family from other members of our community if you meet income guidelines and have at least one child under the age of 12. Sign-up is in October.
Two gifts for each child from Santa’s workshop if your family is not adopted by a member of the community. Open in December.
Utility assistance (as funds are available)
Rent assistance (under special circumstances only)
Gas vouchers for medical appointments
Spring cleaning kits
Personal hygiene kits (shampoo, soap, deodorant, toothpaste, etc.)
Book Buddies: 4:30 pm the third Wednesday of each month during the school year. Book Buddies is a reading program designed to promote a love of reading that can lead to lifetime success. Free refreshments and free books from Scholastic.
Cooking Class: 4:00 pm the second Thursday of each month. Learn how to use the USDA commodities and prepare nutritious, good tasting meals.
The Samaritan Center serves people living in the following counties:
Pantry Hours: M-Th 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM, Thursday 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM