Fremont County Community Response

Wyoming 2-1-1

Sometimes Google isn't enough. When you aren't sure where to turn or even what questions to ask, a Community Resources Specialist can help you get the help you need. Visit Wyoming 2-1-1 online or simply call 2-1-1 and connect.

Food Pantries

If you, your family, or someone you know in the community needs additional support with groceries or meals, please refer to organizations working to meet the need in Fremont County. If not otherwise indicated, please call ahead for most updated hours and services.

Wyoming Food Bank of the Rockies

Wyoming Food Bank of the Rockies offers mobile food pantries in communities across Wyoming. Learn more about stops nearest you here.

Foundation for Nations

(219) 307-1457
620 E Monroe, accessible by back door in alley

Foundation for Nations food pantry is open
Tuesdays 11:00 AM—1:00 PM and Thursdays 4:00—6:00 PM.
 

St. Thomas Episcopal Church

(307) 455-2313

Lander Care & Share Food Bank

(307) 349-7192

To help prevent the spread of coronavirus, the Lander Care & Share Food Bank will implement a drive-up food service for clients at 281 Garfield St.  Please be patient with the new system. Remain in your vehicles and follow instructions from the volunteers on the street. Thank you for your cooperation in these challenging times. As of today, we will be open regular hours: Tuesday-Thursday, 10:30 AM—12:30 PM and Thursday evenings, 5:00—6:00 PM. Please check our Facebook page  and our news page for further information and possible changes in operational hours.

Are you or do you know of a homebound person needing food or someone who should remain home during this time? If you live in the local Lander area and need emergency food delivered, please call or text Mike Lewis at (307) 349-6044, or d_tumbleweed@hotmail.com

 

Lander United Methodist Church

(307) 332-3188

 

Warm Valley Baptist Church
(307) 856-5949

Shoshoni Senior Center, Inc.
(307) 876-2703

Public Health

Fremont County Public Health

Visit Fremont County Public Health for community updates related to COVID-19.

Women, Infants and Children Program (WIC)

Wyoming WIC is open and taking new participants! Please fill out an online appointment form to get started.

Grocery Stores

In response to rapidly developing COVID-19 concerns, new hours will be set aside for senior citizens 60+ and the immunocompromised to shop ahead of the general public. Stores will be open to the general public after the hours conclude. Please share these new hours widely so all shoppers might follow them.

Thank you!

Fremont County

Tuesdays, Thursdays

7:00—9:00 AM

Fremont County

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays

7:00—8:00 AM

Fremont County

Every day

one hour prior to regular hours

Facebook Community

The Wyoming Share and Trade Resources Facebook group was established as a community resource to communicate needs when shortages exist.

The #WyomingNeighbors Facebook group was established to provide support, safe contact in a time of social distancing, and resource exchanges in neighborhoods across the state.

The Foodservice Strong Facebook group is to help all in the food industry that have been impacted by the March 2020 Covid 19 social distancing protocol.

The Little Free Pantry - Fremont County Facebook page is a project of Leadership Fremont County, Class of 2019. The Little Free Pantry shelves have been placed at Mr.D’s Food Center in Lander, The Arapahoe, Little Free Pantry for Riverton City Hall, Mr. D’s in  Lander, the Wind River Cares Arapaho Clinic and the Ethete Store in addition to Riverton City Hall.

Are you a community member or business person who can support the mission of Wyoming Hunger Initiative during closures for COVID-19? Please get in touch.

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