Convenient in Fairfield

Eight services to make life easier

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Not enough hours in the day? Thankfully the services offered in Fairfield continue to grow to help smooth out your busy days.

1. Local Farmers Market Delivery To Your Door

Fresh Nation’s goal is to increase people’s access to fresh local food, for those who are not able to get to their local farmers markets, while simultaneously supporting local farmers. Browse Fresh Nations website which offers a full selection of fresh daily produce (fruits, veggies, and herbs), meats, breads, dairy, desserts, gorgeous flower bouquets and more. Place your order and a personal food shopper will shop your local farmers market and will deliver your goodies directly to your home or office. It doesn’t get any fresher or easier than that!

Suggestion: Try the heaping assorted Farmers Market Produce Boxes, they make great gifts! Gift Certificates are also available.

2. Lunch Delivery To The Beach

Martel Restaurant an American Bistro with a French flair offers summer long Beach Blanket Delivery. Order a delicious lunch and Martel will deliver your order to all Fairfield Beaches. Sunday through Friday from now through September 30th from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. (note: no Saturday lunch in July/August). 2316 Post Rd, Fairfield; 203-292-6916

Tip: Most pizza places in town deliver to the beaches as well.

3. Pick Up A Picnic

The Lobster Post made to order lobster rolls, soups, salads, seafood wraps, and seafood specialties, to go prevail – plastic forks, spoons and napkins included. 222 Post Road, Fairfield

Tip: Check out the Kids Cove menu which offers an organic grilled hot dog for our landlubbers.

4. Kayak, Canoe or Paddleboard Care-free

The Fairfield Kayak Company provides great fun for individuals, families or parties! Low rental rates of kayaks, canoes, stand up paddle boards, delivery and pick up in Fairfield, Southport, Black Rock and beyond. Half-day (4 hours) and full day rentals are available. Doesn’t get any more hassle free than this! 203-255-5315


5. 'Scripts Delivered

Unity Pharmacy specializes in fast, friendly, professional service. Specialties include; free same day pick up and prescription delivery within 20 miles, email and text refill reminders, custom compounding, in-house charge accounts, and postal mailing services throughout Connecticut, Medicare Part D, and more. Also offered is a 10% senior and student discount. 1326 Post Road; 203-955-1781

6. Senior Benefits

Senior Center provides a wide array of wonderful amenities. Free services include: bus transportation, blood pressure and cardiovascular screenings, blood sugar and cholesterol checks. As well as discounts on beach and dump stickers and fee’s at Smith Richardson Golf Course, senior tax relief programs, income tax assistance, a handy man program, many exciting social services, activities and programs and a $2 nutritious lunch which is  served 5 days a week!  100 Mona Terrace, 203-256-3166

7. Pets Feel At Home

Literally! The Visiting Veterinarian, Doctor Kay, makes house calls, throughout Fairfield County. Services include; wellness exams, vaccinations, dermatological care, ear care, wound and abscess management and end of life care (including euthanasia). Perfect for pets with anxiety or those too sick to travel. 203-856-9900

8. Money Saver

Schedule a CT Energy Audit ($75-$99). This consultation explains how you can maximize the energy efficiency in your home (including weatherization tips). An Energy Auditor will do a room by room examination of your residence as well as a thorough examination of your past utility bills. Most examinations include a ‘blower door test and a thermographic scan’, in order to detect sources of energy loss. Call Steve Schappert of BIOS Building Technologies at 203-994-3950.



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