*DSS Field Offices & telephone Benefits Center (1-855-626-6632) are open Mondays, Thursdays & Fridays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. & Tuesdays from 8 to 11:30 a.m. (closed Tuesdays from 11:30 a.m. on & all day Wednesdays as staff process applications, renewals & related work). Please see below for 24/7 access suggestions & www.ct.gov/dss/fieldoffices.

*For information & questions about your abortion rights in CT, call the CT Abortion Rights Information Line at 866-CTCHOICE.

*Did you know? HUSKY A/D/C & SNAP members can get $30/month internet discount & more through Affordable Connectivity Program.

*Don’t miss important news about your benefits: Update your contact info online now! For HUSKY A/B/D: www.accesshealth.ct.com for your Access Health CT User Account. For HUSKY C, SNAP or cash aid: www.connect.ct.gov or www.mydss.ct.gov for your DSS MyAccount.

*24/7 access to DSS: Apply & renew services at www.connect.ct.gov, plus get benefit status, notices, report changes, upload/send documents & more! Client Information Line: 1-855-626-6632. With MyDSS, our mobile-friendly app, access your account on any device (www.ct.gov/mydss).

DSS Data + Dashboards


The Department of Social Services (DSS) serves over a million people a year.  This page provides some basic enrollment information about the people we serve. In the coming months, we will be releasing additional data on this page and the CT Open Data Portal, under the Health and Human Services tab.

DSS Dashboard

The Department is pleased to present a new interactive DSS dashboard.  This dashboard represents data that the Department has been providing statically in our “People Served 2012 – Present” report. 

Click this link to be connected to the DSS Dashboard.

Foundational Reference Documents

Mapping Document for Types of Assistance (TOA)

Medical Coverage Groups

DSS Dashboard User Guide

People Served Report CY 2012 - Present

People Served Report CY 2012 - Present

DSS Medical Benefit Plan Participation CY 2012-Present

DSS Program Participation CY 2012 -Present

DSS Types of Assistance Participation CY 2012-Present

People Served CY 2012 -Present by Month  

DSS Medical Benefit Plan Participation by Month

DSS Program Participation by Month

DSS Type of Assistance (TOA) Participation by Month

DSS Medical, Cash + Food TOA Categorization by Month

Additional DSS Data

Cost Transparency Dashboard

Monthly Application Processing Data (Public Data Dashboard) 

Other Relevant Data

  1. American Community Survey Data
  2. Connecticut Town Profiles
  3. Community Fact Finder
  4. Medicaid and CHIP Data