Support Services

12/14 Support Services

Kevin’s Community Center provides free medical services to persons 18 years of age and older, who are uninsured or underinsured and who meet certain income guidelines. Free services include primary care, specialty referrals, and social services support. Telephone: 203-426-0496 http://www.kevinscommunitycenter.org/

Newtown Charities Coordination Committee was created to provide information about funds set up after the tragedy of 12/14/12.  The committee website is a central location for information about various Sandy Hook-related charitable funds and organizations.  http://www.newtowncharities.org/

Newtown Center for Support and Wellness The mission of the Newtown Center for Support and Wellness is to assess, engage, and collaborate with all facets of the Newtown/Sandy Hook community to identify needs, coordinate resources and deliver supports while assisting in the evolution of an integrated community infrastructure for the future. Telephone: 203-270-4612. http://newtownrrt.org/

Newtown/Sandy Hook Community Foundation Inc. The Newtown-Sandy Hook Community Foundation is devoted to furthering and supporting operations and activities which address the short-term and long-term unmet needs of individuals and the Newtown community arising from the tragic events at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012. Telephone: 203-460-0687. http://nshcf.org/

Newtown Youth and Family Services provide support services for individuals and families in the community who have been impacted by the Sandy Hook Elementary school tragedy. These support sessions are offered as a way for both individuals and families to express their personal concerns and feelings related to the tragedy. Individuals and families have the opportunity to meet with a staff therapist who can address these concerns, answer any questions, and provide referrals for ongoing services if needed. While no appointment is necessary, it is encouraged that you call ahead if you wish to be seen at a specific time. Scheduled walk-in hours are posted on the website.   Telephone: 203-270-4335. http://newtownyouthandfamilyservices.org/

Resiliency Center of Newtown (RCN) is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization founded by a community member for the community.  RCN will be offering long-term healing to anyone impacted by the tragic events of December 14, 2012, ensuring every individual reaches their full potential. The center will be a welcoming place where people feel comfortable connecting with others and with appropriate services to assist in the healing process. Telephone: 203-364-9750. http://resiliencycenterofnewtown.org/

Crisis Hotline Information For immediate assistance, please call 911 or the appropriate crisis hotline:

  • Danbury Hospital Crisis Intervention:  1-888-447-3339
  • Emergency Mobile Psychiatric Unit:  1-866-543-2774
  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline:  1-800-273-8255