Welcome to Connections Corner

Bensalem Township School District Social Workers

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Dear Parents and Caregivers

During this time of uncertainty and school closures, we recognize that this is a difficult time for many in our Bensalem community. Supporting students and their families is our priority and wanted to provide some information on how we can be of assistance during this time.


Below you will find a list of resources in Bensalem and within Bucks County that may be helpful to you and your family.


In addition, If you need any additional support and/or resources, please do not hesitate to reach out to us! We are in this together!

Meet the Besnalem Township School District Social Workers!

Jelena DaCosta, MSW, LSW

Belmont Hills Elementary

Cornwells Elementary

Samuel K. Faust Elementary

Robert K. Shafer Middle School

Bensalem High School

Jacqui Owens, MSW, LSW

Benjamin Rush Elemenary

Russell C. Struble Elementary

Valley Elementary

Cecelia Snyder Middle School

Bensalem High School

BUCKS COUNTY 2-1-1


24 hours a day. 7 days a week. 365 days a year.
Free, confidential, multilingual information & referrals to Bucks County services.

2-1-1 is a free, easy-to-remember phone number that connects people with important services in their local communities. It can be used for everyday needs and in crisis situations. Every day highly trained 2-1-1 call specialists are available to provide information and referrals to local health and human services.

Call (211), text (898-211) or visit 2-1-1 online to connect with a call specialist!

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Food Resources

Bensalem Township School District

Follow the link below for school district food sites

https://www.bensalemsd.org/apps/news/article/1185331


Feed The Kids PLUS

Open to all Bensalem Residents of all ages

Information Hotline: 215-633-3709

Mondays: 3pm-5-pm at the below locations:

Bucks Meadow Apartments: 3131 Knights Road

Elmwood Park Apartments: 3300 Street Road

Grandview Gardens Apartments : 957 Bristol Pike

Terry's Mobile Home Park: 1302 Gibson Road

Top of the Ridge Mobile Home Park: 1446 Gibson Road


Christian Life Center

Drive-through food distribution

Sundays, 1-3pm, at the main entrance of CLC. Enter through Richlieu Entrance

Families can also request assistance by emailing: care@clconline.org


YWCA at Country Commons Community Room

3338 Richlieu Rd

Bensalem Pa, 19020

Mondays and Wednesdays 10 AM- 1 PM

Grab and Go Breakfast and Lunch for children under the age of 18. Open to all families


Bensalem Food Pantries (please call to check availability)


Cornwells United Methodist Church

2284 Bristol Pike

Bensalem PA

215-639-0436


Fatima Catholic Outreach Center

2915 Street Rd

Bensalem PA

215-639-4254


Philadelphia Christian Center

2990 Street Road

Bensalem PA

215-639-7000


Tefereth Israel

2909 Bristol Road

Bensalem PA

215-752-3468