*SNAP Recipients: Starting in January 2023, DSS will be texting renewal reminders to recipients who need to submit their renewal forms. Texts will come from the DSS Benefits Center phone number (855-626-6632). Texts will be strictly informational. They will NOT ask for identifying or personal information. Click here for more information.

*Don’t miss important news about your benefits: Update your contact info online now! Visit Update Us (ct.gov)

*24/7 access to DSS: Already a DSS client? Use the MyDSS mobile-friendly app: www.ct.gov/mydss. Apply & renew services at www.connect.ct.gov, plus get benefit status, notices, report changes, upload/send documents & more!

Medicaid 'Spend-down' Information & Forms


Please use the Spend-down FastLink cover sheet to submit spend-down medical expenses.  To access copies of the cover sheet in English or Spanish, please follow this linkYou may have a spend-down if you are eligible for HUSKY Medicaid except that your income exceeds the limit.  If DSS has determined that you are eligible for a spend-down, then you can use certain medical expenses to reduce your income.  Submit medical expenses that you want to be applied to your spend-down with the cover sheet to: 

DSS ConneCT Scanning Center

P.O. Box 1320

Manchester, CT 06045-1320