BHcares, Envision Shelton team to collect necessities for homeless

City Republicans and Democrats have formed Envision Shelton, a bipartisan political action committee, to oppose charter revisions to be on the ballot in November.

City Republicans and Democrats have formed Envision Shelton, a bipartisan political action committee, to oppose charter revisions to be on the ballot in November.

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SHELTON — Envision Shelton is teaming with BHCare to collect necessities for homeless residents in and around the city.

The collection runs through Sunday. Items can be dropped off at Moderno’s Barbershop, 194 Leavenworth Road, or Splash Car Wash, 376 Bridgeport Ave.

Items needed include socks; sunscreen lotion; hats with brims; diapers, wipes and baby formula; toiletries and personal care items such as shampoo and conditioner, soap, body wash, deodorant, feminine hygiene products, lotions, shaving cream and razors, toothbrushes, toothpaste, combs and hairbrushes; hand sanitizer and detergent; backpacks, reusable tote bags and canvas tote bags; thermal blankets; sleeping bags; and yoga mats to use under sleeping bags.

For more information on the collection, call or text Matt McGee at 203-402-9503.