State of Connecticut Department of Social Services (CT DSS)

The State of Connecticut DSS offers a variety of assistance to eligible residents of CT. Please visit to see a list of programs offered through CT DSS, eligibility and how to apply.  

You may visit the DSS Field Office at 342 Main Street Danbury, CT 06810 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8:00am-4:00pm. 

To be prescreened to determine eligibility and to apply for SNAP (formerly food stamps) benefits, you may call the SNAP Call Center at 866-974-7627