Below is a list of resources that we find useful and informative. By no means is this list complete. If you have suggestions or concerns please contact us at elaine@anotherwayvt.org and we will do our best to update our resource list.

Peer Organizations:

The Wellness Co-op

Vermont Psychiatric Survivors (VPS)

Alyssum Respite

Food:

Montpelier Community Meals:

Monday: 
Unitarian Church, 130 Main Street (11:00 AM – 1:00 PM)

Tuesday:
Bethany Church, 115 Main Street (11:30 AM – 1:00PM)

Wednesday:
Christ Episcopal Church, 64 State Street (11:00 AM – 12:30 PM)

Thursday:
Trinity United Methodist Church, 137 Main Street (11:30 AM – 1:00 PM)

Friday:
Another Way, 125 Barre Street (5:00 – 7:00 PM)

Saturday:
Trinity United Methodist Church, 137 Main Street (2nd Saturday of each month, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM)

Sunday:

Bethany Church, 115 Main Street (last Sunday of each month, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM)

 

Vermont Foodbank

3SquaresVT

Community Harvest of Central Vermont

Montpelier Food Pantry

Hedding United Methodist Church Food Pantry

Capstone Community Action Food Pantry

Housing:

Shelters:

Good Samaritan Haven
105 North Seminary Street, Barre, VT 05641
(802) 479 2294
Good Samaritan Haven

Committee on Temporary Shelter

Youth and Families:

Youth Service Bureau

Senior Housing:

Central Vermont Council on Aging (CVCOA)

General Housing Resources:

Capstone Housing Counseling

Vermont State Housing Authority

Pathways Vermont

Central Vermont Community Land Trust

Vermont Affordable Housing Coalition (VAHC)

 

Advocacy and Legal Aid:

Vermont Federation for Families

Vermont Family Courts Mediation

Vermont Legal Aid

Attorney General’s Office

Have Justice Will Travel

Disabilities Rights Vermont

 

Transportation:

Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)

Vermont Agency of Transportation

Buses:

Green Mountain Transit Agency (GMTA)

Chittenden County Transportation Authority (CCTA)

Taxis:

Capital Cab

Payless Taxi, Barre 802-476-4097

Biking:

Bike Commuting Guide

Central Vermont Regional Bike Path (Montpelier Bike Path)

Free Ride Montpelier

Car shares/commuting:

CarShare Vermont

Go Vermont

Out of state travel:

Greyhound Bus

Megabus

Amtrak

Burlington International Airport

Healthcare:

Hospital:

Central Vermont Medical Center
130 Fisher Road, Berlin, VT 05602
(802) 371-4100 (main line)
Central Vermont Medical Center (CVMC)

Clinic:

People’s Health & Wellness Clinic
553 North Main Street, Barre, VT 05641
(802) 479-1229
People’s Health & Wellness Clinic

Health coverage/insurance:

Green Mountain Care

Catamount Health

General Support:

Vermont 2-1-1

Central Vermont Resource Guide

Central Vermont Community Action Council (CVCAC)

Vermont Center for Independent Living (VCIL)

PathStone

Vermont Human Rights Commission

Green Mountain Self Advocates

Vermont Low Income Advocacy Council

Youth and Families:

Washington County Youth Service Bureau (WCYSB)

VT Department for Children and Families

Teen Parent Program (WCYSB)

Sexual and Domestic Violence:

CIRCLE

Sexual Assault Crisis Team (S.A.C.T.)

Vermont Network (VNADSV)

HOPE Works

Women Helping Battered Women

Benefits:

U.S. Social Security Administration

Reach Up

VT Benefit Programs List

 

Recovery:

Will Hall – Harm Reduction Guide to Coming Off Psychiatric Drugs

National Empowerment Center

Vermont Association for Mental Health and Addiction Recovery (VAMHAR)

Turning Point Center of Central Vermont (TPCCV)

Central Vermont AA Meeting List

Vermont Alanon/Alateen

Green Mountain Area Narcotics Anonymous

Substance Abuse Treatment:

Green Mountain United Way – Opioid Addiction Resource Guide of Central Vermont

Central Vermont Substance Abuse Services

Valley Vista

Vermont Quit Line

American Society of Addiction Medicine

Addiction Resource

Youth:

Healthy Youth Program (WCYSB)

 

Employment:

VT Department of Labor (VDOL)

Economic & Labor Market Information

Employment Support Services:

VocRehab Vermont

Career Exploration:

O*Net OnLine

My Skills Future

My Next Move

Job Search Tools:

Craigslist

VT Joblink

Work Ready Opportunities:

ReTrain – Apprentice Style Training Program (ReSOURCE)

ReTrain – Work Experience Training (ReSOURCE)

Vermont Intern Program

Vermont Registered Apprenticeship Program

Skills Building and Volunteer Opportunities:

Onion River Exchange

Starting a Business:

Small Business Administration (SBA)

SCORE

Micro Business Development Program – CVCAC

Youth:

ReTrain – YouthBuild Program (ReSOURCE)

Mature Workers:

Vermont Associates

Women:

Vermont Works for Women

Vermont Women’s Business Center

Transitional Jobs Program for Women (VWW)

 

Education

VT Department of Education

Central Vermont Adult Basic Education (CVABE)

VT Adult Learning

Online training opportunities:

Typing Web (Free online typing program)

Colleges:

Community College of Vermont (CCV)

University of Vermont (UVM)

Champlain College

Burlington College

Johnson State College

Technical training programs:

CCV Career Ready Program

Vermont Tech

Randolph Technical Career Center (RTCC)

Paying for school/trainings:

Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC)

 

Legal Support

Vermont Legal Aid

VT Communication Support Project

Disability Rights Vermont

Women:

Legal Rights of Women in Vermont (Commission on Women)

 

Publications

Counterpoint

Burlington Free Press

Seven Days


General Resources

Mad in America