Social Services

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During COVID-19 Social Services is taking appointments by phone only. In person visits can be scheduled if absolutely necessary. We have staff onsite to answer calls and assist residents with their needs during this time. Please call if you should need assistance. if you get voicemail, leave a message. We will get back to you as quickly as we can. (203) 452-5198.

Our offices and the Food Pantry are located at The Center at Priscilla Place, off of Huntington Turnpike near the Bunny Fountain and the Fairchild-Nichols Library.

Mission

Assist Trumbull residents and their families by providing assistance to help meet their basic needs. 

Social Services

The Department provides services such as caregiver support services, benefit screenings, financial assistance, information and assistance on applying for housing, Medicare counseling and advocacy. 

The department offers home visits to the homebound. 

Emergency Assistance

The Emergency Services program was established to provide immediate emergency assistance and relief to families and individuals who are faced with an unexpected financial crisis. At the onset of an emergency, Trumbull Social Services is available to offer direct immediate assistance in the form of financial assistance for utilities, medications, food, and other immediate pressing needs. Read the Emergency Assistance Applicant Guidelines (PDF).

Donations

Donations are gladly accepted. All monetary donations made to the Social Services Department are used solely to assist Trumbull residents experiencing hardship.