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Programs

With an emphasis on reducing barriers to success, Burroughs offers programs that intentionally leverage existing resources in our community that provide individuals the opportunity to obtain instruction, receive services or help others connect with resources they may not otherwise receive.

In addition to the many activities that take place as a result of the many partnerships, the following are just some programs currently available at Burroughs.

Community Meeting Space

Since 1997, Burroughs has helped bring together our community by providing quality and affordable meeting rooms to support community groups and nonprofit organizations with social focused missions. By removing meeting space as an obstacle to learning, dialogue...

Our Woven Community

  Our Woven Community (OWC) is a Burroughs program that provides local resettled refugee women the opportunity to become self-sufficient leaders and become empowered with entrepreneurial skills and economic opportunity. Participants of the program, (our Artists) learn...

English Language Services

  Learning the English language is one of the hardest things to do and can be one of the greatest barriers for adults achieving success in our community. Our students show amazing courage and determination to overcome...

VITA Program

Burroughs partners with the Connecticut Association for Human Services, the IRS and joins with over 100 other sites across the state to provide free tax preparation services to its community members. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)...

Community Garden

With over 24 garden beds available to the community, residents are invited to sign up to care for their own raised garden bed. Participants have access to their garden any time to grow their very own vegetable,...

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