Community Events & Resources
Please read the school board policy on how to distribute electronic flyers to our families about recreational opportunities. Please submit your electronic flyer for approval using this form, Parkland School District Flyer Distribution Form, at least 2 weeks prior to when you would like to have it posted/distributed electronically. Flyers/Information for programs/events/activities that are not school-sponsored must include the following disclaimer, “The Parkland School District does not sponsor or sanction this program/event/activity.”
Parkland School District Flyer Distribution Form
Parkland Food Assistance
Parkland School District makes snack packs for families needing assistance during the school year. If you have a Parkland student who needs food assistance, please email ParklandREACH@parklandsd.org or call 610-351-5753 with your particular circumstance and the Parkland School District Food Outreach Team will respond. Please be sure to include your student’s name.
Additional Food Bank Resources in our Community
Parkland C.A.R.E.S. Food Pantry 5074 Kernsville Road, Unit #4, Orefield, PA 18069 Phone: 484-707-1133 Email: email@example.com
Hours of Operation (Beginning in September 2019)
2nd Wednesday Open 10:00a - 12:00p
4th Wednesday Open 5:00p - 7:00p
3rd Saturday Open 9:00a - 11:00a
**Families are required to show ID and fill out intake forms upon first visit. All information is kept strictly confidential.**
Check website for updates: https://parklandcaresfp.org/
Jordan Lutheran Church 5103 Snowdrift Road, Orefield, PA 18069 Phone: (610) 395-5912
First and third Monday of the month, 9-11 AM.
First Wednesday of the month, 6-7 PM.
Anyone in need should call the number above to confirm pick-up is available.
St Paul's United Church of Christ 1249 Trexlertown Rd, Trexlertown, PA 18087 Phone: (610) 395-4571 Every Tuesdays from 10.00am to 12 noon. Call first to ensure pick-up is still available. Must show proof of residency in Lehigh County.
Union Lutheran Church Free Little Pantry 5500 PA-873, Schnecksville, PA 18078 Phone: (610) 767-6884 www.ulclv.org. The food and personal items located in the “Free Little Pantry” are available for free anytime of the day and night. It’s located in the parking lot outside the main entrance.
Neighborhood Health Centers of the Lehigh Valley - a coordinated system of primary care for the uninsured or underinsured
COMPASS - Commonwealth of PA Access to Social Services - cash assistant, energy assistance, food stamps, health coverage, home-based and long-term care
Healthcare Coverage - local assistance in selecting healthcare plans
www.teamchildren.org - a charitable, non-profit organization with a mission of closing the digital divide
www.everyoneon.org - low-cost Wi-Fi