Stay informed about coronavirus (COVID-19): Connecticut residents are urged to continue taking precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. For the latest information and guidance, visit ct.gov/coronavirus.
The Department of Social Services has suspended in-person visits to our field
offices as a protective measure for customers and staff. We are continuing to
provide services. Customers can access benefit and application information,
24/7, at www.connect.ct.gov and
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.
and updates about child support is available at
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.
EBT Handbook - How to Get Your SNAP and/or Cash Benefits
Help for People in Need Brochure
Help for People in Need Brochure -Spanish
Please follow this link for the W-1E Application for Benefits.
Application for Benefits W-1ES - Solicitud de Beneficios
CT SNAP Claims Management Plan
W-1216 SNAP Computation Sheet
For information on Periodic Report Forms, please follow this link.