Serving Our Community Since 1932

We are a community center based in Stratford, Connecticut. For more than 85 years, we have welcomed and served generations of children and adults. At the heart of our preschool, after school, summer day camp, athletics, food pantry, and other programs and services, is a spirit of welcome.


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About Us

Dedicated by Cordelia Sterling as a community center in 1932, Sterling House has a proud history of serving the town of Stratford and our neighboring communities.
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Sterling House offers a food pantry, athletics, preschool, after school, summer camp, youth and adult programs, and much more.
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We welcome hundreds of volunteers and more than 1,000 donors each year to support our mission of being the house that says, “welcome.” Come on over and get involved! Learn more

Our Impact

55,000 Meals Distributed by our Food Pantry Each Year

70 After & Preschoolers

300 Campers

60 Community Groups Call SHCC Home

335 Volunteers

1,900 Athletes

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