OUR MISSION

Our mission is to ease stress, reduce hunger and improve the quality of life for our neighbors in need. The Falmouth Service Center (FSC) works to increase self-sufficiency by helping to build networks among clients, neighbors and agencies.

 

Important Falmouth Service Center News

Falmouth Road Race - A Huge Success

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Thank you to our incredible team of runners!  This year, we had a team of 26 runners on TEAM FSC and to date we have raised just over $34,000 with more monies coming in.  We are so grateful to all who have sponsored one of our runners.   If you would still like to help our runners to raise funds for our numerous FSC programs, please click here to learn more...   

Hand in hand Thrift Shop 

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Have you see our new Hand in hand Thrift Shop yet?  Stop by our 141 Sandwich Road location in East Falmouth frequently as new merchandise is out every day! Be sure to find our new Hand in hand Thrift Shop page on Facebook and "like" it because we are posting updates there and will be sharing special sales.  Don't miss the Customer Appreciation Sale this Saturday, August 25th!  All clothes and shoes are 50% off!  

Remember every purchase that you make supports FSC and our mission.

 

Donations

Would you like to donate to the Falmouth Service Center or our new Hand in hand Thrift Shop? Are you wondering where to bring your donation or what we accept?  If you have food, toiletries, diapers, or items for our back-to-school program, you can donate that directly to the Falmouth Service Center location at 611 Gifford Street.  

Immediate need:   We currently are in need of backpacks, notebooks and binders for teens.  The backpacks are the heavy weight, large-sized backpacks big enough for large binders & books. Dark colors are preferred. Thank you!!!

For all other donations, (click here for a complete list), we are accepting donations from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. only Monday through Saturday at our new thrift shop location on 141 Sandwich Road in East Falmouth.  We are processing all donations here for both our thrift shop and our free clothing room at FSC in our new location.  Thank you in advance for your donations!

WE CAN Women's Empowerment through Cape Area Networking

Are you aware of the incredible services available here in Falmouth on a monthly basis through our partnership with WE CAN?  WE CAN offers appointments for legal consults, financial empowerment and work support once a month in our FSC offices.  If you would like more information or would like to make an appointment for one of these free consults, please click here.

Falmouth Eats Together 

Our next Falmouth Eats Together Community Meal will be held on September 13th at the John Wesley United Methodist Church on Gifford Street in E. Falmouth. For a full schedule of the meals, click here.  To see photos of past meals, check our Facebook pageAs always, the meals are free and are held from 4 - 6 p.m.

 

We’re Here to Help

There are people in Falmouth who cannot always afford to buy food, or to heat their home during the winter. There are people who live for days or weeks at a time with no electricity because they've fallen behind on their bills.

  • The cafeteria worker at your child's school who is a single parent
  • The checkers and baggers at your local grocery and retail store
  • The teacher assistant in your child's day care center
  • Your neighbor down the street who has been laid off and is having trouble meeting his/her mortgage payment
  • The elderly woman/man on a fixed income who lives across the street
  • Your next door neighbor whose husband left her with three small children
  • The families who have chronically ill children or are themselves struggling with incapacitating illness
  • The man or woman who drives your child's school bus

You or someone you love may have the need for assistance within the year. You can never know what will happen, but it's good to know we're here to help.

 

With over 600 volunteers, the campus is truly a place
where Falmouth residents can be of service, and in turn,
can come if they are in need of service.