Greater Southwick Family Support Coalition

Town Municipal Building
454 College Highway
Southwick MA 1077

Phone: (413) 569-3456


Programs include:
Southwick Food Pantry
Offers food and personal care items to Southwick, Tolland and Granville residents. Location: 220 College Highway (close to the McDonalds), Pantry hours are Monday: 3-6pm and Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: 10am-1pm

Family Connections Playgroup
Open to children from birth to 6 years old, and their parent or guardian. Meets Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings 9:30 -11:30 at Town Hall, 454 College Highway (lower level- Boys and Girls Club entrance) For Granville and Tolland parents and guardians, playgroup is located in the Granville library on Mondays from 10 to 11:30.

Babysitters Club
Course for kids ages 11-15, includes instruction in child development as well as care and feeding of young children. Participants receive Red Cross certification from 3 day course.

Babysitters Club Internship
New Red Cross certified babysitters work alongside the Playgroup Facilitator to learn first hand child care skills and a chance to meet potential babysitting clients.

Foster Care Scholarships
Available to families raising foster children

Summer Camp Scholarships
Available to income eligible families. Apply through summer camp.

A holiday gift giving program

Additional services include:

Information and Referral
Provides callers with links to a number of health and human services resources

Food Stamps
Provides in-town assistance in gathering needed documentation and filing an application

Fuel Assistance
Provides in-town assistance in gathering needed documentation and filing an application. There are a variety of programs available so let us help you find out if you are eligible.