The Milford Senior Center offers many recreational and educational programs. Contact Program Director Amanda Berry at firstname.lastname@example.org or 203-877-5131 for more information. ENERGY ASSISTANCE
Please call the Human Services Department at 203-783-3253
SENIOR AND DISABLED HOUSING
Information concerning housing for seniors and disabled individuals, please call the Milford Redevelopment and Housing Partnership at 203-877-3223, Saranor Senior and Disabled Housing at 203-877-7195 or River Park Senior and Disabled Housing at 203-877-9518.
New Haven Legal Assistance
If you are in need of legal advice, please call 203-946-4811
Elderly Protective Services
For any concerns or questions regarding elder abuse, please call 1-888-385-4225 or Infoline 2-1-1
Connecticut Department of Transportation and the Milford Council On Aging
TITLE VI POLICY STATEMENT
The Connecticut Department of Transportation (ConnDot) and the Milford Council on Aging is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation, denied benefits, or otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity, on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.
ConnDot and the Milford Council on Aging as a recipient of federal financial assistance will ensure full compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, and related statutes and regulations in all ConnDot and Milford Council on Aging programs and activities.
Any person who believes that he or she has been subjected to discrimination or retaliation based on their race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability may file a Title VI complaint.Complaints may be filed directly to ConnDot or the Milford Council on Aging.Complaints must be filed in writing and signed by the complainant or a representative and should include the complainants name, address, and telephone number or other means by which the complaint can be contacted.Complaints must be filed within 180 days of the date of the alleged discriminatory act.
To request additional information on ConnDot’s or Milford Council on Aging’s non-discrimination obligations or to file a Title VI complaint, please submit your request or complaint in writing to:
Connecticut Department of Transportationor Liz Kassay
Division of Contract Compliance, ManagerHuman Resources Manager
2800 Berlin TurnpikeTitle VI Coordinator
Newington, Connecticut06111Milford Council On Aging
9 Jepson Drive
SNAP PROGRAM UPDATE
According to the SNAP Program, formerly Food Stamps, there have been significant changes; increasing income limits to $20,664 annual for a single person and $27,996 for a couple.In addition, the asset test has been eliminated. The benefits have been increased and now range from $16.00 to $200.00 a month for a single person and $16.00 - $367.00 for two.
There is also a new program, the SafeLink Wireless phone program which provides a free cell phone and 64 free minutes a month. The unused minutes roll over.Qualifying for programs such as ConnPACE appear to qualify one for the cell phone program.
You may contact Maureen Egan a RSVP Program Specialist at 203-752-3059 ext. 3185, or cell phone 516-443-7176 or email email@example.com