The Department of Social Services has suspended in-person visits to our field offices as a protective measure for customers and staff. We are continuing to provide services. Customers can access benefit and application information, 24/7, at and; or 1-855-6-CONNECT. Full information on ways to contact DSS online, by phone, by mail, and at office dropboxes is at Information and updates about child support is available at Please also visit for latest State of Connecticut updates; and for DSS-specific updates. Thank you.

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