Community Resources

24 March 2020

    Weekly Connections Call    


WhatsApp Group

  •    See attached instructions on how to use WhatsApp
  •    Name: Vermont Winks and Blinks
  •    Contact Andrew Kranichfeld to join
  • E-Mail:


  •          PALS Groups continue to connect via phone. For information call VABVI at 800-639-5861


  Gwendolyn Evans- Spiritual Healing Groups

  •    Offering a weekly teleconference for spiritual support and healing to help us navigate these extraordinary times.
  •    This will be about an hour, perhaps a little longer.  Meditation and a healing exercise, and will have time for some messages and discussion.
  •    First session will be Thursday evening, March 26 at 7 pm.
  •    To join our call: Dial 425-436-6324
  •    Use access code 197812
  •    If you can make a donation for this work, I do so appreciate it, but it’s not obligatory.  You can make a donation at:


 ABLE Library Virtual Book Club

  •    April 8th Call
  •    Please contact Sara or Wendy by phone or email to sign-up: 1-800-479-1711  or by email at


  •          To get in touch with a crisis counselor, Text the word “HELP” to 741741


Book/Movie Recommendations

  •    Educated by Tara Westover
  •    Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
  •    The Handmaids Tale streaming on Hulu
  •    Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution- Available starting March 25th on Netflix

Contact Us

Fred Jones, Division Director
HC 2 South, 280 State Drive
Waterbury, VT 05671-2050
Toll Free in Vermont: 1-800-356-1526
Voice: (802) 289-0334
Fax: (802) 885-6471
For Telecommunications Relay Service: Dial 711


This is a Division of the
Department of Disabilities, Aging and Independent Living
under the Agency of Human Services