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Take Steps at Home to Prevent the Spread of Flu and Care for the Sick Widespread flu activity is being reported across much of the country and the American Red Cross urges people who have not yet gotten a flu vaccine to get vaccinated now. The Red...
Posted at: Thursday, January 24, 2013
Free tax preparation services are available for those earning $50,000 or less through the VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) program offered through TVCCA. Be sure you're getting back all the money you have earned, including the State and...
Posted at: Thursday, December 27, 2012
The excitement of 'Dinner: Impossible' comes to the Garde Arts Center stage on Saturday, December 29 with TV celeb Robert Irvine. The event includes a food drive to help fill the Gemma E. Moran United Way Labor Food Center's new mobile food pantry...
Posted at: Wednesday, December 26, 2012
In response to Friday's tragedy in Newtown, 2-1-1 Child Care has created a list of resources to support caregivers. These resources can be found on the 2-1-1 Child Care website, www.211childcare.org and include valuable information on how to help...
Posted at: Wednesday, December 19, 2012
United Way of Southeastern Connecticut hosted a group of heating assistance providers on November 28 as the season of colder temperatures and increased demand for energy assistance begins in the region. Representatives from local fuels banks were...
Posted at: Tuesday, December 04, 2012
The information below can also be downloaded as a brochure. Download the brochure Ways to Save on Your Heating Costs. It doesn’t come as any surprise that heating accounts for the largest utility expense in a typical American household. ...
Posted at: Wednesday, November 28, 2012
A timely contribution from Dominion Resources to the Gemma E. Moran United Way Labor Food Center will completely fulfill Thanksgiving food needs at the organization. Dominion announced they will provide a gift of $8,000 to be used to purchase...
Posted at: Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Today, the Internet is an essential part of a child’s education. It strengthens and enhances lessons learned in the classroom and is an increasingly important tool for students and their parents to succeed in the 21st century. Last year, Comcast...
Posted at: Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Union Plus Disaster Relief Grants of $500 are available to help eligible participants in the Union Plus Credit Card, Insurance, or Mortgage programs who are facing financial hardship due to the disaster. The money does not have to be repaid. Funds...
Posted at: Wednesday, November 07, 2012
As temperatures drop for the next few days, the American Red Cross wants everyone to stay safe and warm. Exposure to cold and snow can cause injury or serious illness, such as frostbite or hypothermia, and as temperatures drop, people may resort to...
Posted at: Monday, November 05, 2012

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