Make a Difference: Thames River Family Program
WHO: A single mother of five children.
AGENCY: Thames River Family Program in Norwich
THEIR SITUATION: A survivor of domestic violence and homelessness, this mother entered TRFP to gain life skills, empowerment and self-esteem. She had two surgeries in the past six months that have prevented her from working. She has recently transitioned to permanent affordable housing.
WHAT TO GIVE: Clothing girls size 9/10, 7/8, junior size 8, and boys size 14-16, Barbie, children movies, Pokeman and gift cards.
WHERE TO DONATE: Drop off or mail donations to: 1 Thames River Place, Norwich, CT 06360
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