**The DSS Waterbury Field Office is currently closed and will re-open Monday, November 2.

** DSS Field Offices are now open every 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.

**Response time at our telephone Benefits Center, open every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 1-855-6-CONNECT (1-855-626-6632), is currently longer than usual.  Thank you for your patience.

Money Follows the Person Program

Documents/Forms

Grant Information & Other Publications - MFP
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Money Follows the Person is a federal demonstration grant that has been accepting referrals since 2008. The program is funded by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and exists in 48 states. Each state operates under its own operational protocol. The protocol in Connecticut has had many revisions and is currently under review. Below is the most current protocol approved by CMS.

Find out more about the program in other states

Money Follows the Person Fact Sheet

Money Follows the Person Operating Protocol 2011

Question and Answer Brochure

Discharge Planning Check List