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Public Assistance Links and Documents

 

State and National Links

Connecticut Emergency Alert and Notification Systems

National Weather Service

Connecticut Department of Emergency Services

 

Non-profit Public Assistance Links:

Connecticut 211

About: 2-1-1 is your one-stop connection to the local services you need, from utility assistance, food, housing, child care, after school programs, elder care, crisis intervention and much more. 2-1-1 is always ready to assist you find the help you need. Dial 2-1-1 or search online. If you are outside of Connecticut or have a problem using the 2-1-1-number, dial 1-800-203-1234.

New Milford Homeless Shelter Coalition

Winter / No Freeze Shelter (a link from Connecticut 211)

New Milford Substance Abuse Council

Loaves and Fishes Hospitality House

 

Town Public Assistance Links:

New Milford Social Services

New Milford Senior Center

New Milford Youth Agency

Warming Center

warming center is a short-term emergency shelter that operates when temperatures or a combination of precipitation, wind chill, wind and temperature become dangerously inclement.

Cooling Center

cooling center is a air-conditioned public space set up by local authorities to temporarily deal with the health effects of a heat wave. Cooling centers are meant to prevent hyperthermia caused by heat, humidity, and poor air quality.

Emergency Shelter

 

Additional Public Assistance Links and Documents:

CT Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities (CHRO)

CT Fair Housing

HUD

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