The city’s annual Toys for Tots drive is under way.

People can drop off new, unwrapped toys or books at any Milford fire station. Checks may be sent to Milford Firefighters Toys for Tots, East Side Fire Station, 980 New Haven Avenue, Milford, Ct. 06460.

The annual toy drive is sponsored by Milford Professional Firefighters Association Local 944, and benefits Milford families in need.

Any family who needs assistance should call 203-874-6783 or email Toysmfdt4t@gmail.com. The program is confidential.

To arrange a pickup of toys, email mfdt4t@gmail.com.