Q - Where can I obtain Social Service assistance now that the City no longer has a Social Services Department?
A - For welfare related questions, please refer to the list of state and private organizations listed below that may provide assistance to qualified candidates:
FOOD STAMPS CLIENTS: Report to your social worker at 62 Commercial Blvd. 496-6900.
The Council of Churches is not accepting Emergency Fund applications while it is undergoing administrative reorganization.
Evictions: All Judicial Marshals and Constables can call Emily Barbero at 489-2242 in the City’s Building Department.
Medical, Financial and general Food Stamp questions can be directed to the State’s Department of Social Services, 62 Commercial Blvd., 496-6900.
The Soup Kitchen is located at 220 Prospect Street. 482-0130.
The Salvation Army is located at 234 Oak. Ave., 482-3569
Veteran’s Issues: 489-2531
Legal Aid: 1-800-453-3320
The Community Health Center: 157 Litchfield St. 489-0931