Local Resources

Call 2-1-1

2-1-1 can be accessed by phone or computer. A toll-free call to 2-1-1 connects you to a community resource specialist in your area who can put you in touch with local organizations that provide critical services that can improve—and save—lives. You’ll find information about:

  • supplemental food and nutrition programs
  • shelter and housing options and utilities assistance
  • emergency information and disaster relief
  • employment and education opportunities
  • services for veterans
  • health care, vaccination and health epidemic information
  • addiction prevention and rehabilitation programs
  • reentry help for ex-offenders
  • support groups for individuals with mental illnesses or special needs
  • a safe, confidential path out of physical and/or emotional domestic abuse

Whether in times of natural disaster or personal crisis, 2-1-1 is committed to being the first, most essential resource to anyone who needs help.


Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) - The mission of the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services is to improve the quality of life of the people of Connecticut by providing an integrated network of comprehensive, effective and efficient mental health and addiction services that foster self-sufficiency, dignity and respect. http://www.dmhas.state.ct.us/

Central Naugatuck Valley Regional Action Council (CNVRAC) - CNVRAC offers a variety of prevention supports, resources and tools for parents, youth and professionals. http://www.cnvrac.org/

Connecticut Clearinghouse: A Library and Resource Center providing information on substance use and mental health disorders, prevention and health promotion, treatment and recovery, wellness and other related topics. http://www.ctclearinghouse.org/

All topics including but not limited to growth and development, emotional and behavior, school and family. Kids Health - For Parents - http://kidshealth.org/

Another website that address major topics of concern like: Internet safety, Depression and Self-Injury, Bullying, Eating Disorders, Substance Abuse, and Unhealthy Relationships https://notmykid.org 


Recovery Facilities
Arms Acres http://www.armsacres.com/
High Watch Recovery Center - http://highwatchrecovery.com/
Silver Hill Hospital http://www.silverhillhospital.org/

Mental Health Services
Behavioral Health Center - http://www.counselingandlearning.com/
Newtown Youth and Family Services - http://www.newtownyouthandfamilyservices.org/
Waterbury Hospital Behavioral Health http://www.waterburyhospital.org/
Wellmore Behavioral Health - http://www.wellmore.org/
CT Junior Republic Programs - http://www.ctjuniorrepublic.org/

Middlebury Parks and Recs - http://www.middlebury-ct.org/government/parks-recreation

Southbury Parks and Recs - www.southbury-ct.org/parkrec
Boys and Girls Club of Greater Waterbury - http://www.bgcgwater.org/
Greater Waterbury YMCA - http://www.waterburyymca.org/
Naugatuck YMCA - http://www.naugatuckymca.org/


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