Public Assistance Links and Documents
State and National Links
Connecticut Emergency Alert and Notification Systems
National Weather Service
Connecticut Department of Emergency Services
Non-profit Public Assistance Links:
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New Milford Homeless Shelter Coalition
Winter / No Freeze Shelter (a link from Connecticut 211)
New Milford Substance Abuse Council
Loaves and Fishes Hospitality House
Town Public Assistance Links:
New Milford Social Services
New Milford Senior Center
New Milford Youth Agency
A warming center is a short-term emergency shelter that operates when temperatures or a combination of precipitation, wind chill, wind and temperature become dangerously inclement.
A cooling center is a air-conditioned public space set up by local authorities to temporarily deal with the health effects of a heat wave. Cooling centers are meant to prevent hyperthermia caused by heat, humidity, and poor air quality.
Additional Public Assistance Links and Documents:
CT Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities (CHRO)
CT Fair Housing
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