NOTICE: Department of Social Services field offices and telephone Benefits Center will be closed on Friday, May 25, 2018, for a staff furlough day. Our 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 (interactive voice-response system). Thank you, and have a safe and happy Memorial Day weekend.

Commissioner Roderick L. Bremby

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