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 SEPTEMBER.
Click Here to view our SOCIAL SERVICES NEWSLETTER for the month of OCTOBER.
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.
Anthem Coffee Social. Will be held on Thursday, October 11th from 10:30-11:30 am. Click Here to view event flier.
Diabetic Support Group
The next Diabetic Support Group will meet on Tuesday, October 16th at the LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue from 11 AM – 12 noon in the All Purpose One Room.
Medicare Changes For 2019
This discussion will be held on Wednesday, October 31st from 10:-11:30 am. Click Here for more information and to view event 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.