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Simply by dialing 2-1-1, a toll-free number throughout Connecticut, callers can reach knowledgeable, multilingual staff and get information, referrals or seek help in a crisis.

General Information

2-1-1 is Connecticut’s free information and referral service. Simply by dialing 2-1-1, a toll-free number throughout Connecticut, callers can reach knowledgeable, multilingual staff and get information, referrals or seek help in a crisis. 2-1-1 operates 24 hours a day, every day of the year. TDD access is available. United Way of Connecticut provides these services with support from the State of Connecticut and local United Ways.

Support Groups

People experiencing life problems and challenges are often helped by participating in a support group. Members of support groups share their experiences, strengths, and hopes and rely on one another for emotional support, information and resources. Support groups exist for a wide variety of illnesses, disabilities, addictions, bereavement, parenting and many other stressful life problems.

TYPES OF GROUPS IN CONNECTICUT’S COMMUNITY RESOURCES DATABASE:

  • Professionally-facilitated groups
  • Structured Christian-oriented groups
  • Online
  • Secular 12 step models with or without professional participation
  • Groups that use a set of guidelines prepared by a national organization or headquarters
  • Groups that have no professional participation or specifically-structured format

 

TO FIND PROVIDERS IN CONNECTICUT’S COMMUNITY RESOURCES DATABASE: 
Search by service names: 

  • Adoption and Foster/Kinship Care Support Groups
  • Aging/Older Adult Support Groups
  • Alcohol Dependency Support Groups
  • General Bereavement Support Groups
  • Caregiver/Care Receiver Support Groups
  • Child Abuse Support Groups
  • Computer/Video Game Addiction Support Group
  • Debt/Overspending Support Groups
  • Domestic Violence Support Groups
  • Drug Dependency Support Groups
  • Families/Friends of Alcoholics Support Groups
  • Families/Friends of Drug Abusers Support Groups
  • Gambling Support Groups
  • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Support Groups
  • General Addictions/Dependencies Support Groups
  • Health/Disability Related Support Groups
  • Kinship Caregiver Support Groups
  • Mental Health Related Support Groups
  • Military Family Support Groups
  • Parent Support Groups
  • Pet Loss Support Groups
  • Pregnancy/Childbirth Support Groups
  • Separation/Divorce Support Groups
  • Sexual Assault/Incest Support Groups
  • Sexual/Love Addiction Support Groups
  • Suicide Survivors Support Groups
  • Weight Related Support Groups
  • Widow/Widower Support Groups
  • Women’s Support Groups
  • Youth/Student Support Groups
Categories: 
Advocacy Groups
States: 
Connecticut
County: 
New Haven