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Social Services

Our Mission

The mission of the Social Services division of the Human Services Department is to promote the well-being, self-sufficiency and quality of life among Glastonbury residents of all ages by administering and developing programs and initiatives which provide individuals and families with necessary support and opportunities.


Our Services

Social Services are provided free of charge to any Glastonbury resident in need of services for themselves, or to a resident who is an unpaid caregiver for someone else. The Social Work offices are located at the Riverfront Community Center, 300 Welles St., Glastonbury. Residents may make appointments to meet with a Social Worker in the office, or at home if needed. To make an appointment or to speak with a Social Worker, please call the Community Center office, (860) 652-7638. You may also use the following link to email the Social Work Coordinator: janine.fiedler@glastonbury-ct.gov.

Specific Services provided include: Support Groups; Outreach Social Work; Fuel and Energy Assistance Programs; Food and Nutrition Programs; Property Tax and Renter’s Tax Relief Programs; Medical and Health Insurance; Programs for Families and Children; Services for Disabled Adults.

Several of our special programs depend upon monetary and item donations. More information is available concerning Donations, Gifts and Contributions.


Last updated: 5/2/2012 4:29:21 PM