The Darien Department of Human Services is requesting donations of back-to-school supplies.

Needed are new, unused donations of adult-size backpacks, one-subject spiral notebooks, three-ring binders, book covers, highlighters, colored folders and pencils, loose-leaf paper, glue sticks, composition notebooks, crayons and magic markers.

Darien families with school-age children are eligible for the program if they receive financial assistance from the Human Services Department, energy assistance, free/reduced school lunch or food stamps.

The office is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

For information, call 203-656-7328.