The Woodbridge Human Services Department needs sponsors to participate in the Adopt-A-Family Program. This program provides holiday food baskets for the December holidays to Woodbridge families in need. There are 17 remaining families that need to be adopted at this time. Mary Ellen LaRocca, Director of Human Services stated “Due to the economy, we are getting more referrals for families and seniors who need holiday baskets”.
Distribution of holiday baskets will take place on Thursday, December 14th. Also, the Human Services Department is in need of volunteers to sort food for the Emergency Food Closet. Anyone interested in sponsoring a family or volunteering should contact Woodbridge Human Services at 203-389-3429. Monetary donations can also be made payable to Woodbridge Human Services, 11 Meetinghouse Lane, Woodbridge, CT 06525.