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Registration/Application Information

 

The Pantry is staffed 100% by volunteers and is open to residents of Norwood and Westwood who meet eligibility criteria.

 

The Pantry is located at the back of the Grace Episcopal Church, 150 Chapel Street, in Norwood.

No one may shop at any other Pantry if they are shopping here. The registration paperwork is reviewed, recorded in the pantry’s confidential database, and clients keep their papers. No individual client information is provided to anyone outside of the pantry.

New clients are required to complete paperwork by their third visit to the pantry.  You may register online (use the form below), or register with the Intake Coordinator when you visit the Pantry. They are available during pantry hours and will help you complete the process.

Each client may shop at the Pantry up to TWO times each month, on Saturday mornings from 9:00am - 11:40 am.

The following information is required to fill out the registration paperwork.

1. Provide one of the following documents as proof that you live in Norwood or Westwood.

  • Bank Statement

  • Benefit Statement

  • Driver License

  • Earnings Statement with address

  • Mass State ID

  • Mortgage Statement

  • Rental/Lease Agreement

  • Utility Bill


2. Provide names and birthdates for all family members.


3. Provide information regarding one of the following government benefits.

  • EAEDC (Transitional Assistance to elderly, disabled, and children)

  • TAFDC (Transitional Assistance to families with dependent children)

  • SNAP- Food Stamp Benefit Letter (available on SNAP website)

  • SSI (Supplemental Security Income)

  • SSDI (Social Security Disability Insurance)

  • WIC letter

  • Norwood or Westwood Housing Assistance (section 8)


OR

4. Provide information regarding ALL income received by ALL adult members of your household. A statement or pay stub from each source is required.

  • Salary/Wage Statement (paycheck stub including year to date income, taxes paid, etc.)

  • Alimony

  • Child Support

  • Pension

  • Social Security Statement

  • Unemployment Benefits

  • Veteran Benefits

  • Workers Compensation

  • Other Income

 

If you have questions, or cannot fill out the registration form online, please speak to the In-take Coordinator or the Executive Director (available in person on Saturday mornings) or call us at 781-291-3663.  We will be happy to assist you.                                                                                                                     

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Norwood Food Pantry Client Registration
Family Members

If you do not have additional family members, you may skip this section

All family members living in your house must be registered so we have an accurate household count for your shopping list.

Required documentation

We need ONE of the following documents as proof that you live in Norwood or Westwood:
* Bank Statement
* Benefit Statement
* Driver License
* Earnings Statement with address
* Mass State ID
* Mortgage Statement
* Rental/Lease Agreement
* Utility Bill

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We need a copy of an item from the first list OR the second list. 


  • EAEDC (Transitional Assistance to elderly, disabled, and children)

  • TAFDC (Transitional Assistance to families with dependent children)

  • SNAP Benefit Letter (available on SNAP website)

  • SSI (Supplemental Security Income)

  • SSDI (Social Security Disability Insurance)

  • WIC letter (Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children under the age of 5)

  • Norwood or Westwood Housing Assistance (section 8) 

 

OR

Provide information regarding ALL income received by ALL adult members of your household. A statement or pay stub including total pay amount (year to date).  from each source is required.

  • Salary/Wage statement - includes total pay amount, taxes paid, etc.

  • Alimony

  • Child Support

  • Pension

  • Social Security Statement

  • Unemployment Benefits

  • Veteran Benefits

  • Workers Compensation

  • Other Income

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Thank you! Your registration will be reviewed within 48 hours.