Basic Needs Met with Dignity

Groundworks Collaborative was established in 2015 as a result of the merger of the Brattleboro Area Drop In Center and Morningside Shelter. We provide ongoing support to families and individuals facing housing and food insecurities in the greater Brattleboro, Vermont area.

Upcoming Events

VOLUNTEER TRAININGS for the Seasonal Overflow Shelter (SOS) will be held on:

  • Wednesday, October 26th @ 6pm; and
  • Saturday, October 29th @ 10am.

The SOS will be opening November 1st at the First Baptist Church at 190 Main Street, Brattleboro, and will remain open through the winter season.

Two volunteer shifts are available each night throughout the season:

  • 7pm – 1am
  • 1am – 7am

If you are willing to help, please contact Rhianna at or 802-257-5415 x2104.

Coffee and Conversation

Coffee and Conversation

“Coffee & Conversation” – Stories of Homelessness is a photography and mixed digital media exhibit that brings together two cross-sections of our community; those who are experiencing/have experienced homelessness and those who have stable housing.

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