NOTICE: Department of Social Services offices will be closed Monday, January 20, 2020, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Our customers can access benefit and application information, 24/7, at and;
or 1-855-6-CONNECT

Commissioner Deidre S. Gifford, MD, MPH

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