NOTICE: Department of Social Services offices will be closed Monday, January 21, in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Our customers can access benefit and application information, 24/7, at www.connect.ct.gov and www.ct.gov/dss/apply; or 1-855-6-CONNECT (except during system maintenance beginning on Saturday, January 19, at 4:00 p.m., through Sunday, January 20, at 1:00 p.m.).

Commissioner Roderick L. Bremby

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