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ALERT:  DSS Bridgeport Office


Closed for the afternoon. Monday, August 3, 2015


Please be advised that the Department of Social Services Bridgeport Field Office at 925 Housatonic Avenue is closed for the afternoon, Monday August, 3 2015.


All other DSS Field Offices are open.  The closest offices to Bridgeport are in Stamford (1642 Bedford Street); New Haven (50 Humphrey Street); and Waterbury (249 Thomaston Ave).


Please check back for additional information on Bridgeport’s office hours for tomorrow, Tuesday,
August 4, 2015. Thank you.


Message to DSS Bridgeport office staff:  Please check the DSS Staff Alert Hot-Line at
1-877-890-4040  this evening and tomorrow morning for information on the building’s availability for Tuesday, August 4, 2015.  

**New Rated Housing Application Process at DSS**
Important new information,
Effective August 1, 2015

NEW!   DSS Clients Can Report Changes Online
We’re pleased to introduce online change reporting for DSS clients!  Now, you can report changes and upload supporting verifications/documents through your MyAccount (online benefits account).  This is a great customer service feature for clients who are able to go online!  Please follow this link for more about this new option.


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