Department of Aging and Disability Services (ADS) field offices are closed to the public as of March 18, 2020 as a protective measure for the safety of our staff and the public. Staff are working and the agency continues to provide needed core services. In the interest of the health and safety of our staff and those we serve, we may not be able to provide certain services that do not allow for appropriate social distancing at this time. For more information on available services, please use this website or call toll-free 800-537-2549.

Promotional Materials and Information About COVID (as of 2/11/21) 


Stronger Than COVID Campaign 

Follow this link to the main website for the most up-to-date information on COVID-19.

Stronger than COVID is a campaign that ran in late Summer and early Fall by the State of Connecticut on a variety of platforms including social, digital, print, radio, and TV. The campaign highlights Connecticut's diverse immigrant population - and encourages everyone to unite in the fight against COVID-19 by continuing to wash hands, keep a distance, wear a mask, and get tested. The assets from the campaign are available to organizations, municipalities, and others who would like to share them. Many different languages and American Sign Language Videos are available on this page.


Get the Facts about the Vax

Vaccine Promotional Videos and other materials - follow this link to the main Vaccine webpage for the most up-to-date information on the Vaccine. The COVID-19 vaccination is here, and we're counting on everyone to spread the facts - not the rumors - about the vaccine. Please, share these videos, posters, and other resources with those who might find them useful.

This fact sheet from the Department of Public Health is a particularly helpful resource for general vaccine information.

Information about accessing Connecticut's COVID Vaccine Appointment Assist Line using Relay (877-918-2224)


COVID-19 Vaccination Scheduling Options

If you're 65 or older, or in Phase 1a - good news. you are now eligible to get the COVID-19 vaccination in Connecticut. 

Wait. If you have already heard from your medical provider about receiving the vaccine, you're all set. Please continue to work with them to ensure you get an appointment scheduled. Also - if you already have an account in the Vaccine Administration Management System (or VAMS), click here to log into VAMS and schedule your appointment.


Information for Long-Term Care Residents

(Please watch the videos below for more information)