**All 12 DSS Field Offices are now available
for pick-up and drop-off of applications/forms; filling out applications/forms
on-site; general information; questions & answers; and picking up of EBT cards &
income verifications. Lobby hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Drop-boxes are also
available. Please note: no in-person assistance such as interviewing and
eligibility determination available yet, due to pandemic safety guidelines.
Visitors, please wear masks and observe safe social distancing. For office
locations, please visit
**Response time at our telephone Benefits Center (1-855-6-CONNECT)
is currently longer than usual. Thank you for your patience.