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.
$1,600,000+ in Federal Refunds
VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) volunteers in Greater Waterbury processed over 1,100+ tax returns in 2022, generating $1,600,000+ in Federal refunds to low-income households with an average refund over $1,000+ which they could use to help meet their basic needs.
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 UNDER-EMPLOYED & UNEMPLOYED YOUTH & ADULTS
Hispanics in Healthcare Careers
WATERBURY YOUTH SERVICES
Support for Self-Determination
TRAINING AND EDUCATION FOR EXPERIENCED WORKERS
NORTHWEST REGIONAL WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BOARD
Home Works Program
INCOME SUPPORTS FOR WORKING HOUSEHOLDS THAT FOSTER ECONOMIC SECURITY
ct Association for Human Services
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
ALICE Saves & Trust Plus Financial Coaching
LOCAL INITIATIVE SUPPORT CORPORATION (LISC)
Financial Opportunity Center at NVCC
Greater Waterbury Reentry Welcome Center