You can help individuals connect with resources that increase their household income. When linked with training and employment opportunities, the unemployed or underemployed in our area obtain skills that can foster a career – and ultimately, kickstart their economic security.
$1,901,898 in Federal Refunds
VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) volunteers in Greater Waterbury processed 1,315 tax returns in 2018, generating $1,901,898 in Federal refunds to low-income households and saving residents $263,000 in tax preparation fees.
Increasing financial stability through employment opportunities
The United Way's vision is for all Greater Waterbury residents to have adequate economic self-sufficiency for themselves and their families.
Financial Stability Investments and Partnerships
TRAINING AND EDUCATION FOR EXPERIENCED WORKERS
United Labor Agency
Employment Counseling Program
TRAINING AND EDUCATION FOR THE UNDER-EMPLOYED
Waterbury Youth Services
Support for Self-Determination
INCOME SUPPORTS FOR WORKING HOUSEHOLDS IN CT
Association for Human Services
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
UConn Extension: Financial Literacy