Follow the links below to view helpful resources for Connecticut families:



Connecticut Department of Social Services Programs

Family Resource Centers

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Administration for Children & Families

Fatherhood Initiative of Connecticut


Child Welfare

Child Welfare Information Gateway

Connecticut Office of the Child Advocate

Center for Children's Advocacy


Child Support Issues

Connecticut DSS Child Resource Center

End Hunger CT, No Kid Hungry CT

Connecticut Nurturing Families Network

Connecticut Care 4 Kids

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services-Office of Child Care

Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP)

Women Infants & Children (WIC)

CT Food Bank



Temporary Aid to Needy Families (TANF)


Children with Special Healthcare Needs

CT Title V (Five)

Connecticut Family Support Council

Connecticut Birth to Three (IDEA Part B-Early Intervention Programs)

Connecticut Board of Education & Services for the Blind

Connecticut Department of Developmental Disabilities (DDS)

Connecticut DDS Autism & Family Support

Information on the DDS Connecticut Medicaid Waiver

Connecticut Autism Spectrum Resource Centers

Connecticut Family Support Network Links

Social Security Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

Autism Speaks, Connecticut

Connecticut Office of Protection & Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities

Connecticut Parent Advisory Center (CPAC)

African Caribbean American Parents of Children with Disabilities (AFCAMP)

Connecticut Down Syndrome Congress

Community Options, Inc.

Ability Beyond Disability

Connecticut Council on Developmental Disabilities

U. S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP)

U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education & Resource Services (OSERS)

OSEP Publications



Connecticut DSS Housing Assistance

Connecticut Rental Assistance Program

Connecticut DSS Section 8 Resources


Domestic Violence

Important Statewide Links

Connecticut Office Of Victim Services


Educational Resources

Connecticut Department of Education

Connecticut Department of Education: Adult Education

U. S. Department of Education, Frequently Asked Questions



Connecticut Department of Health

Connecticut Directory of Children’s Health Programs

HUSKY Insurance Plan

Connecticut Department of Public Health Childhood Obesity Prevention




If you do not find a resource that meets your family’s needs, please consider calling 211 CT Infoline or reaching out to the vast network of parent advocates who provide outstanding support to Connecticut parents.