Neighborhood Connections is a community-based organization serving individuals and families in the mountain towns of south-central Vermont, with particular emphasis on those most vulnerable. We respond to community-identified needs with a range of social services and health-related programs, working closely with public and private resources at federal, state and local levels.
Neighborhood Connections is a non-profit organization offering preventative health care, health education and social services. We proudly serve the communities of Londonderry, Weston, Andover, Windham, Winhall, Jamaica, Landgrove, Peru and Bondville.
The grassroots agency opened its doors in 2009 out of a need for innovative and cost effective social outreach in the underserved populations of area mountain towns. We respond to community-identified needs with a range of social services and health-related programs, working closely with public and private resources at federal, state and local levels.
Our services include connecting people with the resources they need including health education, counseling, crisis management and assisting individuals with navigation through social service systems.
Center for Health & Social Services
IN NEED OF MEDICAL EQUIPMENT?
If you or someone you know needs a wheelchair, cane or some other medical equipment, call The Mountain Valley Health Clinic at 824-6901; The Andover Town Office at 875-2765 or Valley Cares @ Grace Cottage at 365-7190. They have a repository of medical equipment on loan. Also, call them if you want to donate any medical equipment, though Mountain Valley is currently NOT accepting any more equipment at this time.
COMMIT TO QUIT!.
The Community Health Team from Springfield Medical will be hosting a Tobacco Cessation beginning October 4th from 6-7pm. Now is your opportunity to finally kick the habit. Free non-smoking aids will be available!
Need to sign up for health insurance or review your current plan for 2017? Valley Health Connect, an authorized navigator for Vermont Health Connect is taking private appointments here on December 14, December 28 and January 11. Call 824-4343 to make an appointment.
AARP FREE TAX AIDE BEGINS ON FEBRUARY 7th and CONTINUES THROUGH APRIL 11th
The tax preparers will be here on Tuesdays - taking one hour appointments from noon to 5pm.
Regina Downer, our Community Nurse, has formed a toddler playgroup which will meet on December 8th, 15th and 22nd from 9:30-11 am.
Come join the fun!