COMMUNITY RESOURCES

FOOD BANKS

Community Action Planning Council/315-782-4900

Watertown Urban Mission/315-782-8440

Food Bank of Central New York/315-437-1899

North Country Food Pantry List from WWNY Channel 7

APPLY FOR THE SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP)

Click here to access the SNAP website, and apply for the program. 

FOOD FOR STUDENTS

 

While school is not in session, the Watertown City School District is providing meals to youths. For more information, click here.

LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

Watertown City School District has a number of at-home learning resources available online. To access them, click here.

CHILDCARE

Watertown Family YMCA: The Watertown Family YMCA is offering childcare for the children of workers in the healthcare, emergency services and other essential personnel. To register, contact the YMCA at  315-755-2005 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 5:00 PM.

Community Action Planning Council (CAPC): CAPC is offering childcare through the Jeff-Lewis Childcare Project. Please call 315-782-4900 ext. 229, Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM for more information and to register. 

RESOURCES FOR SENIORS

Jefferson County Office for the Aging: Jefferson County Office for the Aging offers a number of resources to help our senior citizen population through this challenging time. They can be reached at (315) 785-3191. To visit their website, click here.

Volunteer Transportation Center: The Volunteer Transportation Center (VTC) offers a number of services, including transporation for seniors needing access to medical and food sources. Additionally, VTC is also offering grocery delivery for seniors. For more information, please call (315) 788-0422. You can also visit their website by clicking here.

GENERAL RESOURCES

211:  An easy way to access a wide variety of resources available in our community. For more information, click here or dial 2-1-1.

United Way of Northern New York: United Way of Northern New York serves those in our region who are most vulnerable to economic downturns and health crises. For more information, click here or call (315) 788-5631.

 

City of Watertown

245 Washington Street

Watertown, NY 13601

(315) 785-7730