About Us

In FY 2017, the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center provided food and services to more than 1400 people who were homeless or residing in Stonington, Mystic, Westerly or North Stonington. Food came from our Community Garden, local gardens, individual and corporate donations and Gemma Moran. We are always in need of food, personal hygiene items, pet food, diapers/wipes and clothing. All items are distributed without charge.

More than 300 boxes of turkey meals will be distributed during the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. Parents will write wish lists to Santa and our community donors will fulfill those requests for hundreds of children during the week before Christmas. If your child needs a present or you want to shop for a child, please contact us.

We exist through our volunteers and donors. Many of our volunteers are persons over age 55. In addition to volunteer opportunities, our Senior Center offers classes, trips, lunches and educational speakers. Check out the Senior Center page on our website.

If you need a FREE ride to the Neighborhood Center, shopping or a medical appointment. Call us. We offer transportation through our PNC vans.

It's getting cold and people are coming to us for heating and rental assistance. If you are warm, sheltered and full, count your blessings! Then, consider making a small (or large) donation to the PNC. We will share your gift with your neighbors!

Susan Sedensky,
Executive Director

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center

Our Mission

The mission of the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center is to be the resource for basic needs for people experiencing financial hardship; and services for seniors in need of socialization and transportation for those living in Pawcatuck, Stonington, North Stonington and Westerly.

The U.S Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against it's customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin,age,disability,sex,gender identity, religion,reprisal and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, sexual orientation, familial or parental status, or all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program or protected generic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.)





Operating Hours

Monday 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Tuesday 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Wednesday 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Thursday 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Friday 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM


Contact Us

27 Chase Street, Pawcatuck, CT 06379 USA
(860) 599-3285

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