Phone Reassurance Providers and Funding Sources
State Of Connecticut
The following is a list of Connecticut private organizations or state agencies that provide grants and funding for community programs. Also, we have listed automated and volunteer based programs that we found in the state of Connecticut.
DSC provides a Telephone Reassurance phone system that automatically calls elderly households checking to ensure they are OK. DSC also provides individual calling services for home alone children. To obtain information about this program and age limits of children for your state, visit the Connecticut latchkey kids age restrictions.
There are many communities that provide telephone reassurance programs (both volunteer based or automatic calling programs).
Contact DSC to learn more about our automated phone systems. DSC welcomes the opportunity to discuss our telephone reassurance program and services. Also, if you are a Connecticut based community and/or organization that provides a Telephone Reassurance program and would like to be listed here (its free!), please contact us.
If your community does not already have a Telephone Reassurance program, DSC offers individuals the ability to subscribe to our call reassurance program. You can register online for free and DSC offers a limited trial period for only $5. There is no obligation to pay until you activate your account.
To register online, click on the image or button to the right.
Our online enrollment is easy to use and manage, and it provides the senior with flexible calling schedules, custom messages and greetings, as well as multiple emergency contacts in the event of no response by the subscriber.
Connecticut Automated Phone Reassurance Providers
The following organizations provide Telecare programs for the elderly within their Connecticut communities. These programs are both automated or volunteer based community services.
- Easton Police Department - Town Of Easton, Connecticut
- Fairfield Police Department - Town Of Fairfield, Connecticut
- Manchester Police Department - Manchester, Connecticut
- McSweeney Regional Senior Center - Town of Windham, Connecticut
- Monroe Police Department - Monroe, Connecticut
- Town of Montville - Montville, Connecticut
- New Canaan Department of Human Services - New Canaan, Connecticut
- Stamford R U O K - Stamford, Connecticut
- Wilton Police Department - Wilton, Connecticut
State Of Connecticut "Potential" Funding Resources
The following private and public groups are potential providers of funding for phone reassurance programs in Connecticut communities.
To obtain current information about specific Connecticut agencies and foundations that provide funding for telephone reassurance programs, please contact the respective grant provider listed below..
Note: DSC obtained the following names of foundations from public records. There is no assurance that these foundations provide funding for your specific telephone reassurance program or community notification system.
This information is provided to help you research funding for your project using community grants.
* United Way
American Savings Foundation
Smart Family Foundation
Paul & Daisy Soros Foundation
Andor Capital Management Foundation
Joel E. Smilow Charitable Trust
The Louis Calder Foundation
The Phoenix Foundation, Inc.
Malcolm Hewitt Wiener Foundation, Inc.
The Lawrence A. Bossidy Foundation
Robert R. Young Foundation
The Hartwell Foundation
The Tudor Foundation, Inc.
The Maximilian E. & Marion O. Hoffman Foundation, Inc.
The Dibner Fund, Inc.
The Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Fund for Medical Research
Sarah L. Boles and Joseph R. Zimmel Foundation
Fairfield County Community Foundation
Say Yes to Education, Inc.
The Seldon Foundation
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving
William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund
Smith Richardson Foundation, Inc.
The Leonard & Claire Tow Charitable Trust, Inc.
The ZOOM Foundation
Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation, Inc.
The Educational Foundation of America
Deregt Family Foundation
Theodore & Vada Stanley Foundation
The Carl J. Herzog Foundation, Inc.
The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven
Edward S. Moore Foundation, Inc.
The Patrick and Catherine Weldon Donaghue Medical Research Foundation
Elinor Patterson Baker Foundation
Aetna Foundation, Inc.
The Walker Family Foundation
Fairfield County Community Foundation, Inc.
The Bingham Trust
International Paper Company Foundation
Contact DSC to learn more about our CARE (Call Reassurance) telephone reassurance program and RUOK® replacement system.
"Are You OK?"® and RUOK® are registered names of Bruce L Johnson (Individual). For a comparison with our CARE system, please visit our RUOK® vs CARE web page.