Below are various agencies in CT that provide leadership and resources to meet the need of the rapidly growing elderly population and to maintain and improve the quality of life and independence of older persons.
Southwest Connecticut Agency on Aging - 10 Middle St, 9th Floor, Bridgeport, CT
Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging - 84 Progress Ln, Waterbury, CT
Community Choices: South Central Region CT - 1 Long Warf Dr, New Haven, CT (203-785-8533) or 764 Campbell Ave, West Haven, CT (203-934-7077)
Community Choices: Western Region CT - 1183 New Haven Rd, Naugatuck, CT (203-729-3299)
Connecticut State Agency on Aging - Connecticut Department of Social Services - 25 Sigourney St, 10th Floor, Hartford, CT
Elder Abuse Prevention - National: 800-203-1234, Regional: 888-385-4225 - This program is designed to safeguard people 60 and over from physical harm, mental and emotional abuse, neglect, abandonment and /or financial abuse and exploitation
Health Insurance Counseling, CT - 25 Sigourney St, 10th Floor, Hartford, CT (860-424-5322) - This program gives free information and assistance on Medicare, Medicaid, Medigap, long term care, supplemental Insurance and other health insurance benefits