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EdAdvance Adult & Continuing Education

355 Goshen Rd, Litchfield, CT 06759  (860) 567-0863  www.edadvance.org/adulted  adulted@edadvance.org

The Adult & Continuing Education program offers free classes in English as a Second Language, Citizenship, Basic numeracy & literacy, and high school completion for adults who live in Litchfield County.  Enrichment classes are available in arts & crafts, computers, finance, home improvement, languages, music & dance, personal development, and recreation & leisure both in person and online at a reasonable cost.

EdAdvance Adult & Continuing Education2022-07-15T15:44:39-04:00

Volunteer Opportunities

America Reads with RSVP: (860) 482-9749

Located at 59 Field Street in Torrington

Audubon Center: (860) 364-0520

Friendly Visitors : (860) 435-9177

Hospitals: (see Hospitals)

Nursing Homes: (see Nursing Homes)

Libraries: (see Libraries)

Literacy Volunteers: (see Education)

Food Pantries: (see Food Pantries)

Women’s Support Services       (860) 364-1900

Volunteer Opportunities2022-03-28T15:05:09-04:00

Veterans

Veterans’ Affairs Information  (800) 827-1000 www.vba.va.gov

Waterbury Office: (203) 805-6340

Outreach: (860) 616-3683

Soldiers Sailors & Marines Fund Office in Torrington: (860) 489-2531

Service Representative information: Call: (860) 489-2531 or Rotary (860) 594-6600

 

Assistance and advocacy for veterans, their spouses or eligible dependents.  Counseling, health, medical and rehabilitation services, housing, education and training.

 

Veterans Assisted Living Assessment and Benefits Guide:

www.caring.com/senior-living/assisted-living-benefits-for-veterans/

Veterans2022-03-28T14:58:01-04:00

New York State

Northeast Community Center serves residents of six towns of Northeast

Dutchess County: Amenia, Dover, North East, Pine Plains, Stanford and

Washington.

(518) 789-4259, Fax: (518) 789-9279

Email: transportation@neccmillerton.org

New York State2022-03-28T14:57:11-04:00

TRED (Transportation Reaching Every Direction)

For Department of Mental Health consumers:

Call (860) 482-1852 to arrange a ride with at least 24 hours’ notice.

Rides are available on a first come/first served basis.

TRED (Transportation Reaching Every Direction)2022-03-28T14:55:44-04:00

Veyo

Non-Emergency Transportation for Medicaid (Title 19) Recipients:

To arrange, confirm, or cancel a ride (at least 48 hours in advance):

https://ct.ridewithveyo.com/ 1-855-478-7350

Veyo2022-08-25T09:26:47-04:00

FISH (Friends in Service Here)

Provides residents transportation, in volunteer-owned vehicles, to medical and dental appointments in the area.  FISH will also sometimes take clients shopping or to the hairdresser.  No fees, but contributions can be made.  This is a volunteer program.

Cornwall Social Services Office (860) 672-2603

Kent (Selectman’s Office) (860) 927-4627

Goshen Community Care & Hospice (Volunteers for Goshen residents):

(860) 491-HOPE (4673)

FISH (Friends in Service Here)2022-03-28T14:54:44-04:00
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