Assistance Programs

Click any of the following assistance programs for more information below:

CARES Program

The South Windsor CARES Group                              

Information and Referral

Adult and Senior Services caseworkers are available to provide residents with information about a variety of services included but not limited to housing, financial assistance programs, transportation, meal programs, volunteer opportunities and more. Contact a staff person for more information. Additionally, more statewide programs and services can be found on the Infoline link below.

Infoline 211

Energy Assistance

Department of Social Service - Please call South Windsor Human Services to make an appointment as we are a Community Renewal Team intake site.

Financial Assistance Programs

Eligibility Guidelines for Programs for the Elderly and Disabled

Food Assistance

South Windsor Human Services operates a food bank located at the community center. South Windsor residents in need of food should call our office and ask to speak to a case worker regarding their individual situation. You will be asked to provide proof of residency, income, and assets. The food bank is by appointment only and operates during normal business hours.

Where to Get Food in South Windsor

Foodshare Website

Holiday Programs

If you are in need of assistance for either our Thanksgiving or Christmas Programs, or if you are interested in becoming a donor, please call Human Services at (860) 648-6361.

The Thanksgiving program provides the fixings for a complete Thanksgiving meal to South Windsor residents in need. All donations received are from local individuals and places of business.

South Windsor Human Services offers a Holiday Adopt-a-Child Program. Low-income residents who are eligible for the program receive assistance with providing gifts for their children. Donors for the program “adopt-a-child” and provide gifts to that child based on anonymous information they receive.

Home Based Services

Community Renewal Team - Meals on Wheels: Please call South Windsor Human Services if you are interested in receiving CRT Meals on Wheels.

CT Homecare Program for Elders

Home Safety Information


South Windsor Housing Authority

CT Housing Search


Town of South Windsor Senior and Disabled Transportation

Way To Go CT - Transportation Resources