This site is a portal linking volunteers with local COVID-19 needs. Get information, be inspired, collaborate with friends and neighbors, and get moving — anyone can work from home and make an impact today.
Find helpful videos, instructions, and a form to contact us if you are a maker to help support your efforts to make masks, caps, face shields, booties and more for yourself, family, friends, and for donations. Please join our Facebook Group to connect as well. Thank you for everything you are doing! We are here with you.
DIY Masks Distributed
DIY Caps Distributed
DIY Face Shields Distributed
Ear Savers Distributed
Thanks for all you are doing and keep up the great work!
over 2000 calls made and over 400 masks distributed
Thank you to our community for coming together to support each other!
New campaigns added regularly as new needs are identified. Need help? Know someone who needs help? Have an idea for a campaign? Want to volunteer? Please email: email@example.com.
We have lots of requests that are coming in every day. Many nursing homes, hospitals, assisted living facilities and other front line workers are contacting us daily and we would love to help them all
Click on Organization Name for further instructions and how to pick up/drop off. Click on categories to see all organizations with a need for these items.
CURRENT LOCAL CAMPAIGNS WITH URGENT NEED
Materials for Makers
Needs: Fabric, Elastic, Plastic, and More!
Wilton Social Services
Needs: Food Pantry Items needed – ongoing
Wilton Volunteer Ambulance Corp
Needs: Donations to their website or GoFundMe for Food
MORE WAYS TO HELP
Masks for Heroes
Needs: Distributing Level 1 surgical masks at cost with supporting donations. Masks are obtained for less than $1 dollar per mask
Needs: Are you a recovered COVID-19 patient? The American Red Cross is seeking donations of plasma from recovered patients.
In the News – GMW – In Troubled Times, ‘Warrior Helpers’ Shows the Best Side of Wilton [VIDEO INTERVIEW]
There’s no organization that better represents what Wilton has become during the coronavirus pandemic than Warrior Helpers, a grassroots group of Wilton residents who are working together to identify the many needs in the community during a time of crisis and match them with people who have stepped up to volunteer and help others. More..
Thank you to all of those who have helped!
- Wilton Social Services
- Other Resources: Wilton Public Schools, Wilton Youth Council, The Hub: Behavioral Health Action Organization for Southwestern CT, Wilton Library, Get some exercise and explore Wilton’s sidewalks and nature trails, Help a neighbor through Wilton Helping Hands.
WYC Covid-19 Resources:
- General Parenting Support
- Support for Parents of Children with Special Needs
- Wellness During Pandemic
- Mental Health and Recovery
- Substance Use, Addiction and Recovery
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