**The DSS Greater Hartford and New Haven 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. at 20 Meadow Rd., Windsor; and 50 Humphrey Street, New Haven.  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.

 

**At all DSS Field Offices applications and drop-boxes are available.  For office locations, please visit www.ct.gov/dss/fieldoffices.

 

**Response time at our telephone Benefits Center (1-855-6-CONNECT) is currently longer than usual.  Thank you for your patience.

 

**24/7 access:  Customers can access benefit and application information, 24/7, at www.connect.ct.gov and www.ct.gov/dss/apply; or 1-855-6-CONNECT. Full information on ways to contact DSS online, by phone, by mail, and at office dropboxes is at www.ct.gov/dss/fieldoffices. Information and updates about child support is available at www.ct.gov/dss/childsupport. Please also visit www.ct.gov/coronavirus for latest State of Connecticut updates; and www.ct.gov/dss/covid for DSS-specific updates. Thank you.

Data and Program Reports

Data and Program Reports

The DSS serves over a million people in a year.  This page provides some basic enrollment information about the people we serve.  In coming months we will be releasing additional data and you should be able to find it on https://data.ct.gov/ under Health and Human Services Tab.

Connecticut Department of Social Services - People Served 2012 - Present

 

Foundational Reference Documents

Mapping Document for Types of Assistance (TOA)

Medical Coverage Groups

Please use the following quick inks to review our reports

Benefit Plan: Indicates whether the benefit is categorized Husky A-D, MSP, Husky limited or Other Medical guided by eligibility policy

DSS-Medical-Benefit-Plan-Participation-2012- Present

DSS Medical Benefit Plan Participation by Month 2012- Present

Program Participation: A specific type of public assistance that is authorized by state and/or federal law

DSS-Program-Participation-2012- Present

DSS Program Participation by Month 2012- Present

Assistance Type: Categorization of the Type of Assistance (TOAs) by Medical/Cash/Food

DSS-Assistance-Type-Participation-2012- Present

DSS Assistance Type Participation by Month 2012- Present

Type of Assistance (TOA)

DSS Types of Assistance (TOA) Participation 2012-Present

DSS Types of Assistance (TOA) Participation by Month 2012- Present

Calendar Year Reports by Town by:

Age Group

2018

2017

2016

2015

Gender

2018

2017

2016

2015

Race

2018

2017

2016

2015

Ethnicity

2018

2017

2016

2015

Medical Benefit Plan

2018

2017

2016

2015

Program Participation

2018

2017

2016

2015

Assistance Type

2018

2017

2016

2015

 

 

Other Relevant Data

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