Social Services

The Department of Social Services can assist families during difficult times. The staff is friendly, knowledgeable and caring. All contacts are confidential.

Social Services provides :

  • Casework and Support
  • Information and Referral
  • Food Bank, Diaper Closet, Mobile Foodshare, Groceries to Go, Weekend Wheels Backpack program
  • SNAP (Food Stamps) enrollment and renewal by appointment only
  • Medicare options counseling
  • Energy and Utility Assistance
  • Support groups for Diabetics, Share Groups and monthly informational events
  • Special holiday programs

Windsor Social Services coordinates a wide variety of volunteer opportunities and many of our programs are supported by Windsor C.A.R.E.S. and Windsor Food and Fuel Bank.

News & Announcements

Click Here to view our SOCIAL SERVICES NEWSLETTER for the month of NOVEMBER.

Click Here to view our SOCIAL SERVICES NEWSLETTER for the month of DECEMBER.

CLOSED IN DECEMBER
The Social Services office and Windsor Food Bank will be closed the following days in December:
Tuesday, December 25th

ARE YOU IN NEED OF FOOD ASSISTANCE?

FOLLOW THE LINK TO OUR MANY SUPPLEMENTAL FOOD PROGRAMS ON THE RIGHT SIDE OF OUR MAIN PAGE.

Caseworker at the Library
Maggie Goodman, one of our caseworkers, will be available every Tuesday from 1:00 – 3:00 PM on the lower level of the Windsor Public Library main branch. Maggie will be happy to answer questions and provide resource information to people in need of assistance.

Diabetic Support Group
The next Diabetic Support Group will meet on Tuesday, December 18th at 11:00 am at the LP Wilson Community Center.

Project Santa 2018.
The holidays are near and it is time to think about holiday gifts for children.  Click Here to view the informational letter about the Project Santa program.

Register AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

Socktober A winter sock collection by Windsor C.A.R.E.S.  Click Here to view information flier.

Weekend Wheels Backpack Program
The Weekend Wheels backpack program will be taking registrations beginning in August for the 2018-2019 school year.  This program distributes a food filled backpack to qualifying elementary school children each week throughout the school year for the purpose of providing nutritional assistance through the weekend.

Click Here to learn more about the program and other ways to register throughout the school year.

Contact Us

  • Phone:

    (860) 285-1839
  • Fax:

    (860) 285-1908
  • Email:

  • Hours:

    Mon - Fri  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Address:

    599 Matianuck Avenue
    Windsor, CT 06095