*SNAP Recipients: Starting in January 2023, DSS will be texting renewal reminders to recipients who need to submit their renewal forms. Texts will come from the DSS Benefits Center phone number (855-626-6632). Texts will be strictly informational. They will NOT ask for identifying or personal information. Click here for more information.

*Don’t miss important news about your benefits: Update your contact info online now! Visit Update Us (ct.gov)

*24/7 access to DSS: Already a DSS client? Use the MyDSS mobile-friendly app: www.ct.gov/mydss. Apply & renew services at www.connect.ct.gov, plus get benefit status, notices, report changes, upload/send documents & more!

SNAP Employment and Training

Success Stories

DSS is proud of the many SNAP E&T participants who have had success with the CTPathways program. Please visit the links below to learn about individual success stories. CTPathways makes a positive difference in the lives of Connecticut residents.

Capital Workforce Partners

Gateway Community College

Gateway Community College - Program Lays Groundwork for Long-Awaited Career Change

Homeless Hospitality Center

Middlesex Community College’s CTPathways Program Helps People Succeed

Norwalk Community College’s free program allows students to ‘dream’