Willimantic, CT Assistance Programs

Below we the Willimantic assistance programs.

If you would like to see ALL of the assistance programs in Windham County community resources, visit the link below: All Windham County Assistance

Services Provided on this page:
> Housing Programs and Assistance. ie. low income housing
> Food Assistance. ie. pantries, soup kitchens
> Numerous Helpful programs not listed above ie. bus tickets, free rides

Assistance Programs In Willimantic, CT

Willimantic, CT Housing Assistance

Our housing assistance programs include HUD, housing assistance, Section 8, subsidized housing programs in Windham County.

Holy Family Home and Shelter

88 Jackson Street
Willimantic, CT - 06226
(860) 423-7719
Holy Family Home and Shelter, Inc., a non - profit organization, is a 28 bed home and shelter for mothers and children, who meet certain criteria. Residents, who stay an average of 60 - 90 days, are provided with 3 meals a day, life skills workshops, case management, laundry facilities, an education program for children, assistance with permanent housing and employment searches, and referrals to other agencies as needed. A staff of 13, including social workers, provide support, a safe environment, and professional assistance. Through case management and workshops we assist our families with the information they need to rebuild their lives. The shelter works with the families to create budgets, formulate life plans and encourage further education. Those in need of help with mental health and/or addiction problems find additional assistance through a collaborative program of the Eastern Connecticut shelters and Perception Programs, Inc. Prospective residents are admitted if they are willing to adhere to shelter rules, follow curfews, help with daily chores, and participate in mandatory case management, including spending plans...

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Willimantic, CT Food Assistance

Our list of food assistance programs includes: food pantries, soup kitchens, congregate meal programs in Windham County.

Windham No Freeze Homeless Shelter

75 bridge street
Willimantic, CT - 06226
The Windham Region No Freeze Project, Inc. is a non-profit agency dedicated to the survival of homeless adults in the Windham Region. They offer safe, temporary shelter; They   seek to meet their needs, including food, clothing, sanitation, case management, emergency, and transportation funding; They   facilitate cooperation among regional communities and social services for these purposes. November to mid-April Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. ..

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Willimantic, CT Various Assistance Programs

Below we list the helpful resource programs we have found in Windham County.

Windham Senior Center

47 Cresent St
Willimantic, CT - 06226
The Windham Senior Center, operating since October 2012, enriches the lives of Windham's adult community (ages 55 and older) by offering a variety of programming and services. It is the goal of the Windham Senior Center to provide access to social, nutritional, wellness and recreational opportunities in a supportive and accessible environment. We are open Monday through Friday so Seniors have the opportunity to stop in and visit throughout the day. Come in and have a cup of coffee or tea, spend time with friends, work on a puzzle and enjoy some games! Want to learn how to knit or crochet? Our weekly knitting and crocheting group will be happy to help you with your projects. Love to get out and about but don't want to drive anymore? Our excursions are very popular and increase with the warm weather! Trips can include visiting the Governor's Mansion, Harkness Memorial State Park and holiday shopping at the malls! Who doesn't like to try new restaurants? Our trusty van takes us to places like Capitan Scott's Lobster Dock, Cracker Barrel and the Golden Lamb Buttery. We are always looking for new places to go! Staying fit a priority? The Center also offers a variety of exercise programs for varied levels of activity. Tai Chi, Yoga, and Healthy Heart are very popular programs...

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Government and Local Assistance Programs

Housing Assistance

There are many non-profit and government based organizations dedicated to providing low income housing and support. We find them for you.

Food Pantry Assistance

Food pantries, soup kitchens, food baskets. We find these local resources and list them.

Free clothing assistance

Thousands of churches and religious organizations offer low-cost or free drug and alcohol treatment as part of their missions.

Financial Assistance

There are many financial assistance programs such as TANF Cash Assistance and other bill pay resources. We help uncover those for you.