We provide supportive health and social services that positively affect the well-being of Suffield residents during times of need
PHOTO: The SCA building, located at 450 South Street (Route 75) Suffield
We offer the resources and support residents require to move forward in their lives
PHOTO: Gayle Pueschel, one of our dedicated volunteers, committed to keeping the food bank shelves stocked and tidy.
We depend on the generosity of the greater Suffield community to promote our mission and to provide an enriched level of service that would not be possible without this support
PHOTO: Longevity awards for some of our Meals On Wheels Volunteers – pictured from left to right – Kerry White (21 years), Bob White (18 years), Dean Caswell (31 years), Michele Holcombe (15 years) , Dorothy DeForge (25 years) , Peter Kulas (15 years)
Your financial support makes a world of difference. Please give generously!
PHOTO: SCA staff at the unveiling of our new sign!)
Suffield Community Aid, (SCA) – your local safety net! Formerly Emergency Aid Association, the SCA provides supportive health and social services that positively affect the well-being of Suffield residents during periods of need.
The SCA is here, as it has been since 1903, to offer the resources and support that community members require to move forward in their lives. We strive to enhance the full potentials of all residents, and thereby, improve the overall quality of life in our community.
Events and Happenings
Due to the generosity of the greater community, we have created a special Covid-19/Crisis Relief Fund. This fund will target one-time assistance to those residents who do not qualify for other needs-based programs and whose lives have been significantly &...read more
We are collecting NEW items only for the “Return-to-School Backpack Program” to assist low-income school age children in Suffield. One-inch 3-ring binders, Post-its, calculators, ear buds, page dividers, dry-erase markers, rulers, pencil sharpeners, highlighters,...read more
Coping with stress during infectious disease breakoutread more
Covid-19 has changed the way we operate, but we are still here to help! If you are having trouble feeding your family or heating your home, we can assist you!read more
Read our ANNUAL REPORT FY2019_read more
The Memory Cafe - for people with early to moderate cognitive loss and their friends and family! It meets two times a month - VIRTUALLY! - the second Wednesday and the last Tuesday! Call SCA for info!read more
Qualified homebound seniors, age 60 and over, living in Suffield can receive healthy lunches and dinners delivered to their door. Meals are balanced, nutritious and diet specific. A $2.50 donation per meal is suggested by the CRT to help cover costs. Contact SCA!read more