Last year, Haddam residents benefited from United Way initiatives and programs provided by our funding partners such as:
- 368 Haddam residents called United Way 2-1-1, a toll-free statewide helpline that operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
- 26 residents were provided service by Gilead Community Services which offers a broad range of high quality health care and recovery support services to improve mental health, physical well-being, and community integration for individuals in Middlesex County through outpatient services and is one of the few clinics that provide services to the uninsured or under-insured.
- 16 residents received food through The Shoreline Soup Kitchen and Pantries, an interfaith ministry that serves lower Middlesex County and provides food and fellowship to people in need and educates our communities about hunger and poverty.
- 211 boys and 30 girls participated in the Boy Scouts of America, Connecticut Rivers Council, and the Girls Scouts of Connecticut, respectively.
- 11 Haddam residents utilized the services of the John J. Driscoll United Labor Agency. 100% of Clients at United Labor Agency reported they improved their job seeking skills, 69% received job interviews, and 57% obtained employment.
- 6 Haddam residents utilized the services of MARC: Community Resources, which works to empower adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
- 4 Haddam families remained in their homes thanks to one-time assistance through the Middlesex County Coalition on Housing & Homelessness Prevention Fund.
*Updated July 2013