**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 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.


UPM4 - Treatment of Assets, Standards of Assistance

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  • 4000

    Treatment of Assets - Introduction

  • 4000_01

    Treatment of Assets - Definitions

  • 4005

    Treatment of Assets - Asset Limits

  • 4005_05

    Asset Limits - General Principles

  • 4005_05P

    Asset Limits - Comparing the Unit's Assets to the Asset Limit

  • 4005_10

    Asset Limits - Asset Limits for All Programs

  • 4005_10P

    Asset Limits - Determining the Earliest Date of Eligibility - Applications

  • 4005_11P

    Asset Limits - Asset Limit Amounts

  • 4005_15

    Asset Limits - Reduction of Excess Assets

  • 4005_15P

    Asset Limits - Discontinuing Benefits Because of Excess Assets

  • 4010

    Treatment of Assets - Determination of Ownership

  • 4010_05

    Determination of Ownership - Record Owner Versus Legal Owner

  • 4010_05P

    Determination of Ownership - Considering Record Owner Versus Legal Owner

  • 4010_10

    Determination of Ownership - Assets Held Jointly

  • 4010_10P

    Determination of Ownership - Considering Assets Held Jointly