Community Resources

Addison Respite Care Home (ARCH):
Compassionate End-of-Life Hospice Care at Helen Porter Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Addison County, Vermont and at Porter Hospital. The Estuary palliative care suite inside the main hospital building dispenses comfort care to dying patients and some basic amenities to their loved ones.

Food Related links

Buying enough food when money is right can be a challenge. To help, we have compiled a list of Emergency Food and Nutrition Resources for Vermont, with emphasis on resources in Addison County.

Addison County Relocalization Network There is some articles related to our kitchen here at Porter and some good things we have done and what is going on in Addison County

Vermont Farm to Plate Good resources to local foods, community and the hospital is listed as providing local foods

Vermont Fresh Network Good resources to local foods, community and the hospital is listed as providing local foods

Local Harvest A great list of farmers’ market, csa’s and farms in the area, can also search counties and areas such as Middlebury only

Middlebury Community Gardens for the community garden located on the grounds of Porter Medical Center. Sign up info.