Social Services

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Riverfront Community Center will be closed from March 14th until further notice. As such, all Social Services and Senior programming and events will be CANCELLED until further notice. 

Contacting Social Services

Social Services staff will still be available by phone or email at (860) 652-7638 or  Walk in appointments will NOT be accommodated.

All updates will be posted as applicable.  Please click here for a complete list of facility closures and cancellations.


Office Location: Riverfront Community Center
300 Welles Street, Glastonbury
(860) 652-7634

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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. Specific Services provided include: Support GroupsOutreach Social WorkFuel and Energy Assistance ProgramsFood and Nutrition ProgramsProperty Tax and Renter’s Tax Relief ProgramsMedical and Health InsurancePrograms for Families and ChildrenServices for Disabled Adults

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 at (860) 652-7634.

Several of our special programs depend upon monetary and item donations. For more information or to make a contribution, please visit Donations, Gifts and Contributions.

Social Services

Updated on 12/15/2016 9:50 AM

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.