Temporary Cash Assistance For Needy Families in New Britain, CT


Temporary Cash Assistance For Needy Families Service Locations in New Britain, CT

In Connecticut, TANF funds the Temporary Family Assistance program, Safety Net, Employment Services and many other programs and services for needy families. DSS Offices handle these services. We list them below.


New Britain CT DSS Office

30 Christian Lane
New Britain, CT - 06051
855-626-6632
Key Office Telephone Numbers
Temporary Family Assistance (TFA), HUSKY and related SNAP benefits, call the Benefit Center at 1-855-6-CONNECT (1-855-626-6632).
SAGA, Adult cash, Adult medical programs, and related SNAP benefits, call the Benefit Center at 1-855-6-CONNECT (1-855-626-6632).
Long-Term Care, Boarding Homes, and Waiver programs please call 1-855-6-CONNECT (1-855-626-6632).
Child Support Services, please call number 860-612-3465.
Fraud and Investigations, please call 860-612-3452.
Social Work Information Line please call 860-612-3550.
The toll-free Protective Services for the Elderly telephone number is 888-385-4225.

DSS Office hours are Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Households and individuals who wish to apply for SNAP (Food Stamps), Medicaid for the Aged/Blind/Disabled (HUSKY C), Medicaid for Employees with Disabilities (MED-Connect), and/or cash assistance can apply on line, please visit www.connect.ct.gov, under ‘Apply for Benefits.’

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