Information about Freedom of Information Act Requests


  • The Department recommends that requests for documents under the Connecticut Freedom of Information Act be made to a dedicated emailbox at

  • FOIA requests from members of the news media may be made to the DSS Communications Office at or  Note: The great majority of news media requests for information are fulfilled without FOIA involvement.

  • Requests for documents or records involving specific clients or former clients of DSS may be made to the DSS Privacy Officer at or 1-860-424-5235.