Social Service Resources


Social & Youth Services Department Social advocate for individuals, children, and families in Bloomfield

Additional Services

211 Infoline (by United Way)  Telephone based information, referral and crisis intervention service available throughout Connecticut provided by the United Way.  Provides information on all kinds of social services, home & family resources, and many other subjects.  To get an idea, click here to go to the website and then click on some of the basic categories in the menu on the left-hand side of the page.

Domestic Violence Services - Interval House  Dedicated to providing services to prevent and break the cycle of family and intimate partner abuse.

Connecticut Sexual Assault Crisis Services (CONNSACS)  A statewide coalition of individual sexual assault crisis programs. CONNSACS works to end sexual violence through victim assistance, community education, and public policy advocacy.

CT Department of Social Services State Medical (Title 19), Food Stamps, SAGA, and other services

Social Security Administration  Social Security disability, SSI, Survivors' benefits, Medicare, and more

CT Department of Children & Families  Report child abuse & neglect, Foster care and adoption

Statewide Legal Services  Provides legal assistance to low income households

CT Department of Labor  Unemployment compensation, Job listings, etc.

Connecticut's Job Bank  Job listings across the state

Consumer Credit Counselling Services  Financial Counselling Debt Management, etc.

Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8)  Information on Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists throughout the state

Housing Education Resource Center  Landlord / tenant rights, First-time home buyer programs

Connecticut Housing Finance Authority Home buyer and home owner programs

Community Renewal Team Energy Assistance Program  Provides financial assistance for primary source of heat to qualified applicants

Operation Fuel  Private, not-for-profit agency that provides emergency energy assistance

North Central Area Agency on Aging  Services for older adults

Alzheimer's Association - Connecticut Chapter  Support, information, and services for caregivers and patients

Share additional social services resources that may be of interest to Bloomfield residents.   Contact us and send your suggestions to Town Services.