Resources For Students
 

Child Care 

Connecticut Department of Public Health INFOLINE
860-509-8000
Referrals to licensed day care facilities.

NCCC Child Development Center
860-379-9226
On-campus lab school providing child care

NCCC Women's Resource Center
Greenwoods 206
Contact: Susan Berg, 860-738-6342
Materials and programming on childcare issues, as well as many other issues affecting women.

Baby Center
One stop web station for info on a variety of topics such as: preconception, pregnancy, baby-toddler development, child care finder, health issues, nutrition and safety.
www.babycenter.com  

Elder Care
Connecticut Commission on Aging
25 Sigourney Street, Hartford , CT 06106
860-240-5200
www.cgact.gov/coa

Blanche McCarthy Senior Center
Educational, recreational and cultural activities, social services, health clinics, travel opportunities, daily nutritious lunches, door to door transportation services, and a facility for group gatherings.
80 Holabird Avenue Winsted, CT 06098
860-379-4252

Medicare
1-800-633-4227

Social Security Administration
1-800-772-1213
www.ssa.gov

ConnPACE
860-269-2029
www.ConnPace.com
Helps elderly and disabled people pay for their prescription drugs.

Center for Medicare Advocacy, Inc.
PO BOX 350, Willimantic, CT 06226
860-456-7790
www.medicareadvocacy.org
Education, advocacy and legal assistance helping elders and people with disabilities obtain necessary health care.

AARP Connecticut
Capitol Place , 21 Oak Street, Suite 104, Hartford, CT 06106
866-295-7279

Elder Care Locator
1-800-677-1116
www.eldercare.gov
Nationwide senior services information.

 

Community Agencies

American Cancer Society
1-800-227-2345
www.cancer.org
Living with Cancer: Support and Information
NCCC Support Group
Contact Student Activities 738-6344, GW 110, kchapman@nwcc.commnet.edu

American Diabetes Association
1-800-DIABETES
www.diabetes.org


Recreation

Torrington-Winsted YMCA, 259 Prospect Street, Torrington , CT 06790  tel. 860-489-3133
480 Main Street, Winsted, CT 06098 tel. 860-379-0708

NCCC Yoga Class
Open to all students and staff.  Meets once a week during the semester.  
Small fee for students.
Contact Student Activities 738-6344, GW 110, kchapman@nwcc.commnet.edu