Holiday Programs

Here are some ways for you to help in the community…

Fall Food Drive to replenish the Orange Food Bank - Community Services distributes non-perishable items to Orange residents in need on a monthly basis and in emergency situations. Some suggestions are: dry milk, cereal, juice, canned chicken/turkey or tuna, chili, hash, rice, pasta, crackers, peanut butter, coffee, tea, toiletries, paper goods, Ensure ad any other non-perishable item that can help a resident in need.

Food Baskets – Holiday food baskets containing complete supplies for a meal are assembled and distributes to eligible Orange residents for Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, and Christmas.

Donations of grocery gift certificates/cards to purchase items not provided in the Basket. Any monetary amount from $20 and up.

For Monetary donations to our Community Programs Fund please contact Denise Stein or Kim Callahan at (203) 891-4788.

Please make checks payable to: Treasurer, Town of Orange

Mail to: 
Orange Community Services Department 
525 Orange Center Rd 
Orange, CT 06477


  1. Joan Cretella

    Director of Community Services
    Phone: 203-891-4786

  2. Denise Stein

    Elderly Outreach Service Worker
    Phone: 203-891-4787

  3. Kimberly Callahan

    Admin Assistant & Transportation Coordinator
    Phone: 203-891-4788

  4. Physical Address
    High Plains Community Center
    525 Orange Center Road
    Orange, CT 06477