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 www.connect.ct.gov and www.ct.gov/dss/apply; or 1-855-6-CONNECT. Full information on ways to contact DSS online, by phone, by mail, and at office dropboxes is at www.ct.gov/dss/fieldoffices. Information and updates about child support is available at www.ct.gov/dss/childsupport. Please also visit www.ct.gov/coronavirus for latest State of Connecticut updates; and www.ct.gov/dss/covid for DSS-specific updates. Thank you.

Connecticut Home Care Program for Elders (CHCPE)

Fees/Payment

Co-Pay Requirement
As of July 1, 2015 clients who are on the state-funded portion of the program are required to pay a 9% copay per Public Act 15-5. The care manager assigned to you can explain the process in detail. Failure to pay the copay will result in the termination of services under the CT Home Care Program for Elders.