Family Services

CT Department of Social Services
The Connecticut Department of Social Services (CT DSS) moved to a new field office at20 Meadow Road in Windsor, CT. The new Greater Hartford field office will has more space, more parking and better facilities to serve visitors and staff. You may find it more convenient to contact CT DSS online or by phone at your convenience.
You can visit to look up your benefit information online, 24/7! Follow the simple steps to set up 'MyAccount.' For application information, please also visit
DSS Client Information Line & Benefits Center: 1-855-6-CONNECT (1-855-626-6632) (TTD/TTY 1-800-842-4524 for persons with speech or hearing difficulties).

CT Birth-to-Three Program
(800) 505-7000

CT Department of Children and Families (DCF)
Child Abuse and Neglect Careline: 1-800-842-2288
Hartford Office: (860) 418-8000

Bureau of Child Support Enforcement
(800) 228-537

Bureau of Foster and Adoption Services
(888) 543-4376