**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.

School Based Child Health (SBCH)

Laws/Regulations

Connecticut General Statutes
Title 10: Education and Culture, Chapter 164: Educational Opportunities Opens in a new window
Title 17b: Social Services, Chapter 319v: Medical Assistance Opens in a new window
Title 20: Professional and Occupational Licensing, Certification, Title Protection and Registration. Examining Boards Opens in a new window

Connecticut Medical Assistance
Provider information including enrollment, billing manuals, bulletins, program regulations, Electronic Data Interchange and the Automated Eligibility Verification System. Please follow this link for more information regarding the Connecticut Medical Assistance Program Opens in a new window

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is a law ensuring services to children with disabilities throughout the nation. IDEA governs how states and public agencies provide early intervention, special education and related services to more than 6.5 million eligible infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities. Please follow this link for more information about Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Opens in a new window

State Plan Amendment is a contract between the state and the Federal Government describing how that state administers the Medicaid program.

State Plan Amendment 10-018
State Plan Amendment 16-014
(Effective date July 1, 2016)