Local Support Organizations

BH Care
14 Sycamore Way
Branford, CT 06405

BHcare offers mental health and addiction services, domestic violence and victim advocacy, and children’s services including counseling and support for children and families. It also offers housing services.

BH Care Clothing Bank
30 Harrison Ave
Branford, CT 06405

The BHcare Clothing Bank provides clothing, linens, footwear and personal care items to anyone in need for a nominal yearly fee. It is located at 30 Harrison Avenue.

Branford Counseling Center
342 Harbor Street
Branford, CT 06405

The Branford Counseling Center (BCC) is a municipally-funded behavioral health and social services agency, providing services to Branford residents, both adults and children. BCC is the Youth Service Bureau and Social Services Department for the Town of Branford. It is the mission of the Branford Counseling Center to maximize treatment through collaboration with other local agencies, schools, hospitals, private practitioners, and various town departments.

Community Dining Room
30 Harrison Ave
Branford, CT 06405

The Community Dining Room is committed to serving the community by feeding the hungry and helping with other basic human needs. They strive to promote public awareness of the impact of hunger and isolation in our society and are dedicated to helping our guests with their practical needs through referrals and fellowship.

Women & Family Life Center
96 Fair Street
Guilford, CT 06437

The Women & Family Life Center provides resources and education for women and all families in crisis. The Guided Assistance Program (GAP) provides personalizedsupportandreferralsforwomenandfamiliesfacing difficult life challenges. Although located in Guilford, the Center provides services for the Shoreline communities.

Branford Food Pantry Inc.
30 Harrison Ave.
PO Box 1068
Branford, CT 06405
Phone: (203) 481-3663

Tuesday 8:30-11AM
Tuesday 4:00-6:00PM
Friday 9-11:30AM

The Branford Food Pantry is closed on all federal holidays, and when the Branford School system is closed due to weather conditions