Find programs that provide legal, financial and tax assistance to help with issues unique to seniors.
These links will take you to 211CT.org, where you can refine your search by town.
Find legal advices for Federal and State Assistance Programs.
Receives legal representation for seniors ages 60+ who have issues with long term care, including Medicaid, housing, consumer and nursing homes.
Receive help to pay your primary heat source bills.
These programs assist Connecticut residents with heating fuel and utilities payments.
These programs help eligible households who are experiencing financial hardship by preventing the disconnection of heat and utility services.
Customers can request "budget billing," an arrangement which averages yearly electrical consumption into equal monthly payments.
Find assistance in tax return preparation.
Property Tax Credit and Rent Rebate Programs for low income elderly or disabled persons. Also, Property Tax Exemption Program for wartime-duty veterans who are Connecticut residents.
Low income veterans can apply for monthly pension payments.
Fund provides temporary financial assistance to needy Connecticut wartime veterans, their spouses and their minor children.
Find disability, retirement, widow/widower benefits, as well as questions about check information.
Through the CT Dept. of Social Services there are a variety of financial assistance programs offered.
This is a financial assistance program that helps older and disabled persons who have difficulty budgeting, keeping track of the financial matters, and paying routine bills.
Find resources such as government benefits to housing to funeral contracts and much more.
Check to see if you qualify for financial assistance as it relates to health insurance choices and programs.
Offers seniors with consumer problems free legal assistance through its Consumer Law Project for Elders (CLPE) hotline.
Provides free, individualized tax preparation for low-to moderate-income taxpayers.
Each city and town have programs for tax return assistance. Find your local tax assistance program.
State law provides a property tax credit program for Connecticut homeowners who are elderly or totally disabled, and whose incomes do not exceed certain limits.
Veterans who served during wartime are eligible for a reduction on the assessed value of their property, if they own property in town, or on their motor vehicle if they do not own property in town.
Check with your senior center, town, or bank to receive notary public services. Find your local notary public services.
Visit your town's Senior Center page to learn about local resources.