**The DSS Bridgeport Field Office is closed and will re-open on Monday, January 25, 2021.

**DSS Field Offices are now open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

**Field Offices and our telephone Benefits Center are closed on Wednesdays to allow our staff time to process applications, renewals and related work. Please visit www.ct.gov/dss/fieldoffices for full information about services at Field Offices, including interviews by appointment and Child Support services.

**24/7 access: Customers can access benefit and application information, at www.connect.ct.gov and www.ct.gov/dss/apply; or our Client Information Line at 1-855-6-CONNECT (1-855-626-6632) . More about 24/7 access options at www.ct.gov/dss/fieldoffices.

Community Options

Related Resources

Programs operated by other state agencies, with administrative oversight by the Department of Social Services Community Options Unit:

Department of Developmental Disabilities Medicaid Waiver programs:

o Comprehensive Waiver
o Individual and Family Supports Waiver
o Employment and Day Supports Waiver
o Early Childhood Autism Waiver
o Autism Waiver

Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services Waiver Program

Connecticut Long-Term Services & Supports -- consumer information and caregiver career guidance website: www.MyPlaceCT.org

For information on becoming an enrolled provider for one or more of the Community Options waiver programs, please follow this link.

CMS Settings Requirements and the State’s Transition Plan - The following are important letters, notices and documents of interest about our Medicaid Waiver programs and services. These include past assessments, updated reports on work completed and upcoming activities.

o CT STP Initial Approval Letter Revised on 11-1-16
o ABI Survey Results Revised 4-22-15
o RCH Survey Results Revised 4-22-15
o Assessments Of Residential Settings
o HCBS-setting-fact-sheet
o RCH-Powerpoint-Updated-6-10-18
o ADH Survey Results 10-30-14 to KB
o ABI Survey Results FINAL
o HCBS-Systemic&Site-Specific Assessments&Remediation