Early Childhood, Aging\Elderly Services, Energy Assistance, Housing Assistance, Shelter, Financial Literacy, Advocacy
The mission of TEAM, Inc. is to connect individuals and families with solutions
that lead to well-being, self-sufficiency and full participation in the community.
TEAM provides financial assistance and supportive services to over 3,500 families residing in the towns of Ansonia, Derby, Seymour, Shelton, Oxford, Beacon Falls, Milford, Orange, Bethany and Woodbridge each year. Services are categorized under several program headings: early education, elderly services, home heating assistance, housing assistance, economic literacy and asset building, and community and neighborhood services. TEAM is the focal contact place in the Valley Region for families seeking social aid and connections to public and private assistance.
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