NOTICE: 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 and by mail is at Thank you, and please also visit for latest State of Connecticut updates.

Proposed Regulations


This page provides notice when the Department of Social Services intends to amend the Regulations of Connection State Agencies.  In accordance with section 4-168(a) of the Connecticut General Statutes, all proposed regulations are also posted on the Connecticut eRegualtions System,