Other town agencies/ORGANIZATIONS/LINKS & RESOURCES

Our Community Links

The Last Green Valley  CT Natural Resources Conservation and Protection

 Griswold Town Hall

  Website - www.griswold-ct.org

  Phone Number - 860.376.7026

 

 Griswold Senior Center

 Community Social Worker & Municipal Agent for the Elderly

  Tina Falck - 860.376.2604

  Website - www.griswold-ct.org/seniorcenter.html

  Phone Number - 860.376.2604

 

 Slater Library

  Website - sites.google.com/site/slaterlibrary/

  Phone Number - 860.376.0024

These valuable links offer a wide range of presentations, events, classes and webinars for your information.

 

Connecticut Natural Resources Planning Program

Goodwin Forest Conservation Center

The Last Green Valley

University of Connecticut CLEAR Program - CLEAR's 2017 Webinar Series

MS4 Stormwater Management Plan  Tuesday, February 7, 2:00 - 3:00 pm

Road Salt Use in Connecticut  Tuesday, February 14, 2:00 - 3:00 pm

Information for Parents

 Griswold Family & Children First

   View Website: childrenfirstgriswold.com/

   Phone Number - 860.376.7604

 

 End Hunger Connecticut! - Food Stamp Program (Now Called S.N.A.P)

   Contact Information for Griswold Residents

   Dept. of Social Services

   Norwich Office

   401 West Thames Street

   Unit 102

   Norwich, CT 06360

  Phone Number : 860.823.5000

  Website: www.ctfoodstamps.org

 

 Home Heating Assistance Programs

  CEAP-CT Energy Assitance Program ( TVCCA ) - 860.889.1365

  CART - Community Assistance Review Team ( Norwich S.S. ) - 860.823.3753

  Solders, Sailors & Marines Relief Fund - 860.886.8557

  Project Warm-Up - CART or United Way - 860.464.6012

  Salvation Army - 860.889.2329

  Clergy Fuel Bank - 860.823.3753

 

 St. Mary’s Food Pantry - Phone Number - 860.376.2044

Accepts donations of non-perishable food, frozen food, and meat that are   packaged and labeled. Also, accepts items paper products (paper plates, tissues, toilet paper) and toiletries. All items are for distribution through the food pantry.

 

 PACK 20 - Scouts of Jewett City

   1st Grade Tiger Scouts

   2nd Grade Wolf Scouts

   3rd Grade Bear Scouts

   4th Grade Webelo Scouts

   5th Grade Webelo II Scouts

   Program Runs Year Round!

   Phone Number: St. Mary's Church 860.376.2044

Adult Education

Held at Griswold High School

   Services and Programs

  - Basic Education

  - College Transition Program

  - Citizenship Classes

  - Distance Learning

  - External Diploma Program

  - English as a Second Language Class

  - GED Prep. Classes

  - High School Diploma

  - Expulsion Support Program

  - Technology Classes

  - Workforce Prep.

  - Workplace Education

   Phone Number - 866.524.2368

   View Website - www.vrabe.org

Griswold Groups on Facebook

Miscellaneous Community Services Offered by Non-Profit Organizations

DIAL 2-1-1  -   Emergency Mobile Psychiatric Services

2-1-1 provides free and confidential information and referral.

Call 2-1-1 for help with food, housing, employment, health care, counseling ....

 

 UCFS ( United Community & Family Services )

  Services

   - Care Coordination

   - Outpatient Therapy

   - Foster and Adoptive Team

   - Respite Programs

   - Therapeutic Mentor Program

   - Access to Care Programs

   - Dental Health Services

   - Smiles on the Move

   - Adult & Pediatric Primary Care

   - Behavioral Health Services

  View Website - www.ucfs.org

 

 TVCCA - ( Thames Valley Council for Community Action, Inc. )

  Services

   - A Moveable Feast ( at home delivered nutrition program )

   - Early Care and Education - Child Care Program

   - Energy & Support Services

   - Employment Services

   - Foster Grandparent Program

   - Head Start

   - Retired and Senior Volunteer Program

   - Special Supplemental Program for Women, Infants & Children ( WIC)

   - Individual Habilitative Services

   - Shelter for the Homeless

   - Food Services

   - Housing Services Department

  View Website - www.tvcca.org

 

 Connecticut Adoption & Family Services

  Website - Click Here ( www.ctadoptions.org )

  Phone Number - 860-886-7500 ext. 355

 

 EASTCONN - Services (All are not listed)

   - Adult Education & High School Completion

   - Early Childhood Consultation

   - Early Childhood Programs and Services

   - Employment & Training Programs

   - Parent & Family Programs

   - Summer, Vacation, After-School Programs

  View Website - www.eastconn.org

 

 Girl Scouts of Connecticut

  Phone Number  - (860) 423-5502 EXT. 3421

  View Website - www.gsofct.org

 

 Young Marines:

  Location:  VFW Post 594

                  30 Connecticut Avenue (Norwich Industrial Park)

                  Norwich, CT

  Contact Info:  Laura McMahon  860-887-5640

  We have recruit platoons in September and March.

 

Great Tool for Students & Teachers

Connecting Education & Technology:

http://www.edudemic.com/

 

Public Outreach Department

This group is responsible for educating the public to bring  awareness to dangerous medications and medical devices

http://www.Drugwatch.com

 

Dangers of Medical Drugs

  Our online resource is dedicated to providing the latest

  information on a range of medications and medical devices that

  have serious complications and side effects

  http://www.drugdangers.com

Day Care Programs

 Little Log School House

  242 Bitgood Rd in Griswold

  (860) 376-4975

 

 Jewett City Head Start

  129 East Main Street, Jewett City

  (860) 376-2880

 

 LOVE 2 LEARN

  129 East Main Street, Jewett City,

  (860) 376-1122