*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!

Community Options


Information is available at 1-800-445-5394. Select from the following options:

Financial Eligibility Questions     -Option 2 
Katie Beckett Waiver   -Option 3
CT Home Care Program for Elders   -Option 4
Acquired Brain Injury Waiver (ABI)   -Option 5
Autism Spectrum Disorder Waiver   -Option 6
Electronic Visit Verification (EVV)   -Option 7 
General Information   -Option 8