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Legal help and resources during the Coronavirus crisis.

Benefits, Money, and Debt

The IRS is now delivering the second round of stimulus payments. Most people will get their payments automatically.

Due to COVID-19, everyone who gets SNAP will get the full amount of SNAP for their household size for March and April.

Most state courthouses and clerk’s offices have re-opened to the public. If you have questions about the status of your case or about visiting the court in person, you can call the court where your case is being heard and follow the instructions to speak with a court staff person, email questions to a Court Service Center staff person, or look up your case online.

Here is the latest from DSS regarding the COVID-19 crisis.

Lifeline is a federal program that lowers the monthly cost of phone and internet. Eligible customers will get up to $9.25 toward their bill. Learn more about Lifeline.

The prohibition of all utility shut offs for regulated residential electric, gas and water utilities during the COVID-19 emergency has expired. If you cannot pay your gas or electric bill during the COVID-19 pandemic because of a financial hardship, here is what you can do.

Get the latest information for Connecticut residents on the COVID-19 outbreak, including checks from the government, court access, DSS benefits, health insurance, drivers's licenses, housing, foreclosures, immigration, utilities, unemployment, and more.

Get help from 2-1-1

Dial 2-1-1 or go to 211ct.org for help with services in your community.

Status of State Courts during COVID-19

Most of the state's courthouses and clerk's offices have reopened. Get information about courthouses during COVID-19.

Statewide Legal Services of Connecticut is open to serve you! Call 1-800-453-3320 or apply for legal help online. Are you having difficulty getting or keeping your health care? Tell us your story.

Benefits, Money, and Debt

The IRS is now delivering the second round of stimulus payments. Most people will get their payments automatically.

Due to COVID-19, everyone who gets SNAP will get the full amount of SNAP for their household size for March and April.

Most state courthouses and clerk’s offices have re-opened to the public. If you have questions about the status of your case or about visiting the court in person, you can call the court where your case is being heard and follow the instructions to speak with a court staff person, email questions to a Court Service Center staff person, or look up your case online.

Here is the latest from DSS regarding the COVID-19 crisis.

Lifeline is a federal program that lowers the monthly cost of phone and internet. Eligible customers will get up to $9.25 toward their bill. Learn more about Lifeline.

The prohibition of all utility shut offs for regulated residential electric, gas and water utilities during the COVID-19 emergency has expired. If you cannot pay your gas or electric bill during the COVID-19 pandemic because of a financial hardship, here is what you can do.

Get the latest information for Connecticut residents on the COVID-19 outbreak, including checks from the government, court access, DSS benefits, health insurance, drivers's licenses, housing, foreclosures, immigration, utilities, unemployment, and more.