Enfield Social Services
Our mission is to enhance the quality of life and create a healthier community for all Enfield residents. We do this by providing leadership, advocacy, planning, and delivery of services in partnership with public, private, and community-based organizations.
The Enfield Department of Social Services is comprised of five divisions:
* Early Childhood Development Center
* Youth & Family Services
* Family Resource Centers
* Adult & Community Services
These divisions are charged with delivering high quality services, programming, and activities based on industry best practices and a dedication to customer service centered on respect, compassion and accountability.
ATTN ENFIELD RESIDENTS-COVID-19 TESTING INFO:
Johnson Memorial Hospital, a member of Trinity Health Of New England, has opened a drive-through mobile center to test patients for COVID-19. The Connecticut State Department of Public Health has approved the mobile clinic site, allowing it to go live on Thursday, March 19th. The mobile test site is open 9:00 a.m., 7 days a week, with the potential to expand the hours of operation as needed. It is located at 201 Chestnut Hill Road, Stafford Springs, directly in front of the Main Hospital at the Community Medical Education Center.
Those seeking a COVID-19 screening at the mobile clinic site must have a physician’s order and proper identification. The screening process will be conducted by trained clinicians, who will be taking all the necessary precautions to protect themselves and patients. Patients will be asked to keep their windows up for the majority of their drive through the mobile clinic.
Notice of Public Comment Period for Enfield’s Community Development Block Grant Applications
"WHAT’S NEW AT ENFIELD SOCIAL SERVICES"
THE ENFIELD DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES AT THIS TIME IS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC.
However, phone appointments are available please call 860-253-6396.
Thank you for your cooperation as we continue to implement precaution due to COVID 19. Stay healthy as we weather this storm together!! ENFIELD STRONG!
2020 RENTER’S REBATE PROGRAM April 1-October 1 Provides a payment to renters based on income, rent, and utilities for the previous year (2019). A renter must have resided in Connecticut for any one-year period before signing up for the program. For a single person the income, including Social Security, must not exceed $35,300. For Married couples the income, including Social Security, must not exceed $43,000. Please call Enfield Social Services to make your appointment! (860) 253-6396
*The Enfield Senior Minor Repair Program is currently shut down due to the COVID 19. We will announce when the program opens again!
*NEED HELP WITH YOUR HEATING BILL? Call CRT @860-560-2694 to make an appointment to apply for energy assistance with a CRT Intake Specialist at Enfield Social Services. Click on link for more info.
*2019 CT Tax Programs are in full swing at Enfield Social Services!
*The CT Homeowners Tax Credit Program - Feb 1 to May 15. If eligible the homeowner will receive a reduction in their property taxes due to the town on their primary residence. Eligibility Criteria: 65 or older or legally disabled (receiving Social Security benefits), own and live in Enfield documentation needed: prior years income and tax return if filed.
*Veterans Tax Credit Program – Feb 1 to October 1. If eligible the homeowners will receive a reduction in the property taxes on either his/her primary residence or car. Please call Erin @ Enfield Social Services for more information and to schedule your appointment 860-253-6397.