Understanding that the situation and circumstances surrounding COVID-19 are constantly changing, W&FLC wants everyone: staff, board, participants, volunteers and partners to stay informed and be prepared.
The following W&FLC free programs are available by virtual appointments during this time:
GUIDED ASSISTANCE PROGRAM: set up a confidential appointment with one of our social workers who are available to connect you with community resources spanning crisis services, social services, mental health, financial and legal services.
LAWYER TIME: Lawyer Time appointments are available via phone or by video via Zoom.
Meet one-on-one with an attorney to discuss your legal questions with regard to a civil, divorce, custody or other legal matters and to better understand your rights and the legal process. Learn more here
FINANCIAL CONSULTS: Meet individually with a volunteer Financial Coach who will work with you to set up an action plan to resolve a financial situation you are in to empower yourself to make better financial decisions and take control of your economic independence and success. Learn more here
To learn more about each of our programs click here.
We are continuously updating information on resources and information that are available during the COVID-19 pandemic. Click here to be connected to the Community Resources page of our website to learn more. Regarding partner agencies' programs that have been held at our Center; please contact them directly for their off-site programming updates.
Please note that our offices are open on a limited schedule and staff will be working remotely to assist you when we are not in the office. Do not hesitate to contact us, your success is our mission! We will do our best to respond to your inquiry in a timely manner, but we ask for your patience as our response times may vary. During this time, please contact 2-1-1 for any emergency needs; their hotline will remain open 24/7.
We understand that there are moments in our lives that truly challenge us. Whether it is losing your home, going through a divorce, leaving an abusive relationship, struggling with mental health, or trying to find a job we are here to help you! We provide you with the support, education and community you need to rebuild your life and your confidence. Once you walk through our door, you will never feel alone in your journey.
Women & Family Life Center is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) located in Guilford, CT and has been serving women and families on the Connecticut Shoreline since 1991.