Make a Difference: Norwich Human Services

WHO: A single mother and her 17-year-old daughter in Norwich.

AGENCY: Norwich Human Services

THEIR SITUATION: The mom is disabled and uses a wheelchair. Her daughter is a high school student. They live in a tiny apartment that is a converted garage, but soon will be moving to a more suitable handicapped-accessible apartment. The family has very little income.

WHAT TO GIVE: Gift cards are best for everything from household items to clothing and food. Cash donations also would be welcome.

TO DONATE: Drop off gift cards and donations to Norwich Human Services, 80 Broadway, Norwich. Contact Hallie Axtell at (860) 823-3778.


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