CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES

Acronym:
DSS, PARTNERSHIP FOR LONG-TERM CARE, STATE OF CT-DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
Phone:
(800) 842 1508-Information & Referral (203) 251 9300-Stamford Office of DSS (800) 842 4524-TTY/TDD
Fax:
(203) 251 9310
Website:
http://www.dss.state.ct.us/
Updated:
June 22, 2015
Postal Address:
25 Sigourney Street Hartford, CT 06106-5033
Physical Address:
1642 Bedford Street, Stamford, CT 06905-4731 Google Map
Open Hours:
MON-FRI, 8 - 4

Description:

By statute, DSS is the state agency responsible for administering a number of programs under federal legislation, including the Food Stamp Act, the Older Americans Act, and the Social Security Act. The department is also designated as a public housing agency for the purpose of administering the Section 8 program under the federal Housing Act.

Programs:

  • HUSKY HEALTH PROGRAM – Medicaid
  • CHIP – Children’s Health Insurance Program
  • DIRECTORY OF TOLL-FREE NUMBERS – Click here
  • FULL LIST OF PROGRAMS & SERVICES – Click here

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