Human Services



Human Services

The Human Services Department ensures that health and human services are provided, available, and accessible to all residents of the town of Bethany. As a town agency, the department is responsible for assessing community needs, promoting public knowledge and understanding of identified needs, and stimulating community responses to those needs.


Robin Glowa

203-393-2100 X1124

Bethany Town Hall
40 Peck Road
Bethany, CT 06524-3322

Weekdays: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

FREE TAX PREPARATION now available at an IRS-certified Connecticut Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site. This service available to those who generally make $56,000 or less. Woodbridge Senior Center is our local VITA site. Call 203-389-3429 for appointments and all the necessary details.  03/20/2020 – CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. STAY TUNED FOR FILING DEADLINE CLARIFICATION.


FREE TAX PREPARATION is also available courtesy of AARP volunteers. No income restriction. AARP membership is not required. Our AARP site is at the Seymour Senior Center located at 20 Pine Street in Seymour. Must call for an appointment 203-888-2507. Service in Seymour available only on Thursdays from February 6-April 9.  9 AM-1 PM.  03/20/2020 – CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. STAY TUNED FOR FILING DEADLINE CLARIFICATION.

Senior Bus Transportation: 203-393-2100 x1324

Just a reminder:  There is no Senior Bus Service on weekends, or on holidays that fall on Monday, Wednesday or Friday, or if Amity School District is closed due to inclement weather.

Seniors Guide to Downsizing

For additional senior-related articles, go to Senior Homes.

Emergency Services Profile 2020




Do you offer home visits?

Home visits are available to Bethany residents who temporarily or permanently, cannot come to the Town Hall to apply for programs.

Do you offer transportation?

The Town of Bethany provides transportation to seniors for shopping and medical appointments on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Contact:

for schedule and reservations. The bus is equipped to handle wheel chair dependent passengers.

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  • HUMAN SERVICES PROGRAMS Please call Robin Glowa on 203-393-2100 X1124 with questions related to any of these programs. The Fuel Assistance Program  Library Service for Bethany Homebound Residents Discreet Undergarment Banking Library Service for Bethany Homebound Residents Senior & Disabled Transportation Guidelines