EECS Social Emotional Learning

Crisis Supports

For mental health emergencies: Crisis Hotline 207-774-HELP/207-774-4357

For learning how to access resources: 211Maine (211)

For domestic violence related support: Through These Doors 1-800-537-6066

For emergencies: Call 911

Crisis Text Line: Text HELLO to 741741

How to Talk to Children About COVID-19 & Closures

"Taking Care of Your Emotional Health":https://emergency.cdc.gov/coping/selfcare.asp

"Talking to Your Child About Coronavirus and What to do During a School Closing": https://www.healthychildren.org/English/health-issues/conditions/chest-lungs/Pages/2019-Novel-Coronavirus.aspx

”How to Talk to Kids About Coronavirus”: https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-coronavirus

"When Can I Go Back to School?" and Other Questions During Closures:

https://www.vox.com/2020/3/20/21186739/coronavirus-kids-parents-covid-19-pandemic-parenting

Portland Food Assistance Resources

PPS Take-Away Breakfast and Lunch Pick Up

Between 10am - 12pm, Monday - Friday at these bus loop locations:

Riverton Elementary

Lyman Moore Middle School

Deering High School

King Middle School

Portland High School

East End Community School

Preble Street Resource Center Soup Kitchen / 252 Oxford Street, Portland / 775-0026

Take-away meals will be available during regular Soup Kitchen hours, 7 days a week.

7:45am-9:30am

11:30am-1:30pm

4:00pm-6:00pm

Food Pantry will be available everyday 1:30-3:00pm

**All meals are take-away, no meals will be served on site.**


Preble Street Teen Center Soup Kitchen / 343 Cumberland Avenue, Portland / 874-1197

Breakfast, 8-9 AM

Lunch, 12-1 PM

Dinner, 6-7 PM

**This facility is currently open. Take-away meals and pre-packaged boxes of food are available upon request for anyone under 21 years of age. Please call ahead.**

St. Vincent de Paul Soup Kitchen / 307 Congress Street, Portland / 772-1113

Lunch, Monday through Friday 11-12:30 PM

**This location is currently open offering take-away meals**

Portland Food Pantries

SUNDAY

Stroudwater Food Pantry / 1520 Westbrook Street / 200-5985

Sunday 1-3 PM

Service Area: Greater Portland

**This pantry will remain open offering pre-packaged boxes of food. Guests will be assisted at the front door or in their car as the facility will be closed to guests. Please contact them if you need to schedule home delivery.**

MONDAY

Salvation Army Food Pantry / 297 Cumberland Ave / 774-6304

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1-2:30 PM

Service area: Greater Portland

Required document: Photo ID and ID for children

**This pantry is open by appointment only. Guests need to call ahead of time.**

TUESDAY

Michael Klahr Jewish Family Services Food Pantry / 1342 Congress Street / 772-1959 ext. 259

Tuesday and Thursday, call for appointment

Service area: Cumberland and York counties

Required document: Photo ID

**This Pantry will be open 3/17 distributing prepackaged food boxes. This pantry will be closed due to the closure of the Community Center starting 3/18. All diapers will be transferred to the City of Portland and distributed through WIC and the Family Shelter.**

Sagamore Food Pantry / 21 Popham Street / 347-6125

Tuesday 10-11 AM

Service area: Open to all

Required document: Photo ID and ID for children

**This pantry will stay open despite the facility being closed to the public. They will be distributing prepackaged bags of food.**

Wayside Mobile Food Pantry at Sagamore Village / 21 Popham Street / 775-4939

Fourth Tuesday 10 AM

Service area: Sagamore Village Neighborhood

**This pantry will be open and distributing pre-packaged boxes of food.**

WEDNESDAY

First Baptist Church Food Pantry / 360 Canco Road / 773-3123

Wednesday 11:30 AM

Service area: Portland

Required Document: Photo ID & Proof of Residency

**This pantry will remain open offering pre-packaged boxes of food. Guests will be assisted at the front door or in their car as the facility will be closed to guests.**

Salvation Army Food Pantry / 297 Cumberland Ave / 774-6304

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1-2:30 PM

Service area: Greater Portland

Require Document: Photo ID and ID for children

**This pantry is open by appointment only. Guests need to call ahead of time.**


Wayside Mobile Food Pantry at Harbor Terrace / 284 Danforth Street / 775-4939

Third Wednesday 2 PM

Service Area: West End Neighborhood

**This pantry will be open and distributing pre-packaged boxes of food.**

THURSDAY

Michael Klahr Jewish Family Services Food Pantry / 1342 Congress Street / 772-1959 ext. 259

Tuesday and Thursday, call for appointment

Service area: Cumberland and York counties

**This Pantry will be open 3/17 distributing prepackaged food boxes. This pantry will be closed due to the closure of the Community Center starting 3/18. All diapers will be transferred to the City of Portland and distributed through WIC and the Family Shelter.**

St. Luke's Cathedral Food Pantry / 134 Park Street / 772-5434

Thursday 9:30-11 AM

Service area: Open to all

**St. Luke's Food Pantry will remain open despite the closure of the Cathedral to the public. They will be distributing prepackaged bags of food.**

Wayside Mobile Food Pantry at Bayside Anchor / 81 Oxford Street / 775-4939

First Thursday, 11 AM

Service area: Bayside and Kennedy Park neighborhoods

**This pantry will be open and distributing pre-packaged boxes of food.**

Wayside Mobile Food Pantry at Washington Gardens / 577 Washington Ave / 775-4939

Second Thursday 10:30 AM

Service area: Front Street and Washington Gardens neighborhoods

**This pantry will be open and distributing pre-packaged boxes of food.**

White Memorial Food Pantry / 97 Allen Ave / 797-4414

Thursday 7:15AM-9 AM (clothes Wednesday 4-6 PM)

Service area: Open to all

Required document: Photo ID

**This pantry will remain open offering pre-packed food boxes. Guests will be assisted at the front door or in their car as the facility will be closed to guests.**

FRIDAY

Salvation Army Food Pantry / 297 Cumberland Ave / 774-6304

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1-2:30 PM

Service area: Greater Portland

Required document: Photo ID & ID for children

**This pantry is open by appointment only. Guests need to call ahead of time**


MONDAY-FRIDAY, Daily

Preble Street Resource Center Food Pantry / 252 Oxford Street / 775-0026

Monday-Friday 1:30-4 PM

Service area: Open to all

**This pantry will be open offering pre-packaged boxes of food.**

Project FEED / 202 Woodford Street / 761-3920

Monday-Friday 1-3 PM

Service area: Open to Cumberland County

Required document: Referral from caseworker

**This pantry is currently open. The required documents of a referral are being waived. This pantry is open to all. Due to the closure of the building, guests will be met at the front door.**