Local Grocery Shopping Options During COVID-19 Community Response:
Barnard General Store is offering Curbside Pick-Up & Delivery. Free Delivery service is only for Barnard Residents who are elderly, or who have compromised immune systems or are quarantined. There will be a limit of one delivery per week, per household. Curbside pick-up of groceries is also available for Barnard residents. Call the Barnard General Store for details at 234-9688 or email
Barnard Helping Hands and Barnard BEES have volunteers in place for deliveries.
Thompson Center volunteers are in place in all of the communities we serve to help shop for and deliver vital necessities. Thompson volunteers will typically shop on Tuesdays and Fridays – those days are subject to change based on volunteer availability - and ample advance notice is requested by calling The Thompson Center.
Each town has resources and plans in place to assist people during their time of need. In the event of needing more support please call your town’s emergency phone number as listed below.
Woodstock Emergency Management
Emergency Manager - David Green
Bridgewater Emergency Management Team:
Selectboard Chair - Lynne Bertram: 802-342-0784
Town Health Officer - Ellen Quinn: 802-281-0615
Emergency Management Coordinator - Josh Maxham:
Barnard Emergency Management Team:
Contingencies and updates will be concentrated on the Barnard town website:
Selecboard Chair - Rock Webster: 802-234-9391
Town Health Officer - Tom Morse: 802-356-3576
Emergency Management Coordinator - Mike Manning: 802-234-5263
Pomfret Emergency Management Team:
Emergency Management Director - Kevin Rice: 802-356-7643
Town Health Officer - Hugh Hermann MD: 802-457-1200 office,
See more specifics on grocery shopping on page 3.
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