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      Human, Youth & Senior Services
                                        Mission statement
                        The mission of Rocky Hill Human, Youth & Senior Services Department is to assist residents with social, emotional, and economic needs. Our services help clients achieve self-sufficiency, maintain economic well-being and reestablish control in their lives. We service all segments of the population which include children, adults, elderly, disabled and the financially disadvantaged.
                                   human, youth & senior services staff
Melissa Hicks, LPC, Director mhicks@rockyhillct.gov 860-258-2724
Nicole DiClemente, Human Services ndiclemente@rockyhillct.gov 860-258-2793
Kristina Mattera, Case Manager kmattera@rockyhillct.gov 860-258-2021
Lori Stanczyc, LPC, Youth Services lstanczyc@rockyhillct.gov 860-258-2718
Denise Sanderson, Senior Services / Municipal Agent for the Elderly dsanderson@rockyhillct.gov 860-258-2786 • Fax: 860-257-1213
Charlene Mehr, Transportation / Volunteer Opportunities chmehr@rockyhillct.gov 860-258-2701
Food Pantry
A food pantry is maintained for food insecure residents. Donations from various churches, community groups, and individuals provide the supply for the pantry. A variety of non-perishable food items are available for qualified residents
Holiday Food Baskets, which include gift cards to buy fresh food, are available outside normal food pantry usage for the holidays in November and December. In addition, during the month
of December, an Adopt-A-Family Program is offered to insure that all children within the community have gifts for the holiday season. Call 860-258-2799 for more information or to make an appointment to see if your household qualifies.
Food Pantry Donations Accepted: Cash donations, gift cards for perishable foods and/ or nonperishable, unexpired food and sanitary items are accepted. All Food Pantry donations are ONLY accepted at the Food Pantry
located at 673 Old Main St. There are bins for nonperishable items and a locked drop box for monetary items. If you have a large donation please contact the main office at 860-258-2799 to set that up.
contact us
Main Office
699 Old Main Street
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
*we will be moving in 2021, date to be announced
Senior Center
761 Old Main Street Rocky Hill, CT 06067
Food Pantry
673 Old Main Street Rocky Hill, CT 06067
Main Office Phone Number
860-258-2799
Main Office Fax Number
860-258-2796
Senior Center Fax Number
860-257-1213
Website
www.rockyhillct.gov/humanservices
Volunteer care teams
Volunteer services are available to eligible residents who need temporary assistance with grocery shopping, friendly visits, friendly check- ins, errands etc. Rides to medical appointments are also offered. Please call us to sign up for any of these services.
*All services offered during COVID are subject to client’s and volunteer’s levels of comfort, safety, and protection during this time.
We are always looking for new volunteers with an interest in helping others in our community, if interested in volunteering please call us.
For more information or questions about our Volunteer Care Teams please call 860-258-2701.
office hours
Main Office
Monday–Friday: 8:30–4:30pm
Senior Center
Monday–Friday: 8:30–4:30pm
Food Pantry
Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 9:00am–4:00pm
other useful numbers/websites
211 - Infoline www.211ct.org
Like us on Facebook
www.facebook.com/ RHHumanYouthandSeniorServices/
elderly/Disabled transportation
Transportation services are available to town residents to destinations including the Community/Senior Center, medical appointments, grocery stores, banking etc. This service is available for residents who are at least 60 years of age and/or disabled and unable to provide their own transportation. The mini-bus operates Monday thru Friday. Saturday service is not available. Service is available on Sundays for church only.
*Some destinations and/or times may not be available due to COVID. In order to maintain social distancing protocol trips may be limited by the number of people on the bus and the destinations. These guidelines are reviewed and updated on a daily basis to ensure everyone’s safety during this time.
Reservations must be made one (1) business day in advance between 8:30 am and 10:30 am; Monday thru Friday. (Same day service cannot be guaranteed and is only considered for a medical appointment). Please remember to have the doctor’s name, address, telephone number and the time of appointment available when making your reservation. All appointments for mini-bus transport should be between 9:00 am and 2:00 pm.
For reservations call (860) 258-2701.
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