The Town That Cares is a special fund
administered by the Town of West Hartford Social Services. The fund assists residents experiencing a crisis situation hindering
their ability to pay for food, utility bills, shelter costs, medical expenses
and other critical needs. It is funded 100% by contributions from generous
individuals, businesses and community groups.
Click to donate All donations are tax deductible; to
the extent permitted by law
Tax ID: 06-6002124
You may also send a check payable to The Town That Cares
West Hartford Human Services
50 South Main Street, Room 306
Hartford, CT 06107
We also welcome donations for our seasonal programs... New backpacks and gift cards (Walmart & Target
For more information: (860) 561-7580
Over 1,000 households received assistance
The Town That Cares in Fiscal Year 2017 (July 2016 - June 2017).
Below are a few examples of how residents were assisted
by The Town That Cares.
Over 800 households received bags of food
through The Town That Cares Food Pantry
651 students received new backpacks & school supplies
from our Back to School Program
370 households benefited from our Thanksgiving Food
221 children attended our Children's Holiday
381 children received holiday gift cards through our
Children's Holiday Party
80 homebound residents received holiday gift cards
188 households received emergency financial
94 children received swim lessons
50 South Main StreetWest Hartford, CT 06107 Website: https://www.WestHartfordCT.gov P. 860-561-7500 | F. 860-561-7400 | H. M-F, 8:30A-4:30P Assessment, Registrars, Tax, and Town Clerk have alternate hours.