Social Services

The Senior Center has returned to pre-Covid hours and operations. Check out our newsletter for a list of our current activities. 

Mask and Face Covering Requirements

With the ongoing rapid increase in cases of COVID-19 in the state over the last 14 days due to the spread of the Delta variant, the Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) strongly recommends that ALL CONNECTICUT residents over age two years, whether vaccinated or unvaccinated, return to wearing masks when inside indoor public spaces.  Effective Tuesday, August 24, 2021, masks will be required inside all town of Trumbull governmental buildings for all vaccinated and unvaccinated employees and visitors.  

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.