The application period for the 2023-2024 winter season of the Connecticut Energy Assistance Program (CEAP) is open. CEAP provides vulnerable state homeowners and renters with crucial support for the associated costs of heating their homes.
The HOW TO SERIES continues! Learn and practice actionable skills to stay safe. Jocelyn from Str8line Automotive in Hamden specializes in taking the "scary" out of everything automotive, and a CT State Trooper will give advice and demonstrate safety tips - both will teach us how to take charge of our own road safety!
The Connecticut Department of Social Services (DSS), in consultation with the Connecticut State Department of Education (CSDE), has announced that $8.8 million in special food assistance benefits is scheduled to be distributed Sunday, August 13, 2023, to the families of 57,313 children under age 6 who are enrolled in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).
Yesterday, I was proud to bring Governor Lamont and the Commissioners of Banking and Aging to Cheshire for a historic bill signing! In front of 150 of my constituents at Elim Park, Governor Lamont signed PA 23-161, AN ACT CONCERNING FINANCIAL EXPLOITATION OF SENIOR CITIZENS, into law, to resounding applause and great excitement.
PURA unanimously voted to begin a search for consultants to monitor the performance of the state's two electric distribution companies - Eversource and United Illuminating. This is an important step toward eventually shifting to performance-based regulation for the companies.