Volunteer with HRA


Perform your volunteer community hours with us. Contact Juan Berrios by email or call him at (860) 612.3983 to learn how.

Join the 4,746 volunteers who together donated 43,648 hours last year to strengthen individuals and families. We couldn’t do it all without you.

Tax Preparation

Become a Certified Tax Preparer (free 2-day IRS training) and help file electronic tax returns for our clients from January to April. Weekdays and Saturday mornings. Contact Dianette Martinez at 860.826.2278 or by email or visit the Volunteer Portal.

Financial Coach/Mentor

Coach those who are learning how to manage their money. Volunteers should have some financial experience or knowledge. Contact David McGhee at 860.826.2278 or by email.

Polish Translation, Interpretation, Transportation

Volunteers needed for a variety of services including translation, interpretation, transportation and making referrals for Polish-speaking clients. Contact Helen Supsinskas at 860.612.1781 or by email.

Staffing & Stocking the Food Pantry (NBFRC)

Fill food bags, take inventory of our non-perishable goods and help run the operations. Contact Noelia Colon at 860.827.8402 or by email.



HIV/AIDS Treatment

Volunteers needed to help greet clients, serve as a receptionist and perform light cleaning at the HIV/AIDSTreatment office (Wellness Resource Center). Handle confidential medical information and be able to work with people from all socio-economic backgrounds and sexual orientations. Contact Lynette Gibson at 860.826.4741 or by email.

Toys and Turkeys

We welcome your gently used toys throughout the year – especially at the holidays. We also welcome donations of turkeys at Thanksgiving to give to our clients. Contact Marlo Greponne at 860.225.8601 or by email.


Above: Leticia Esnard receives Volunteer of the Year Award

Human Resources Agency of New Britain

180 Clinton Street
New Britain, CT, 06053
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Phone: (860) 225.8601
Fax: (860) 225.4843

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