Fairfield County Social Services for Health

Find Fairfield County Connecticut social services and programs related to health care. Social services for health are provided by Health Departments, Mental Health Departments and Victims Assistance Offices.


A Health Department is a government agency at the state, county, or local level charged with protecting public health. Health Departments may offer a range of social services, including educational programming on public health concerns like food borne illnesses, immunization, and infectious diseases. Many also offer clinical services, such as flu shot clinics, blood pressure screenings, and health consultations. Some Health Departments offer support services to families affected by environmental health problems such as lead poisoning or unclean water supplies.

Bridgeport City Health Department 236 Evergreen Street Bridgeport CT 06606 203-576-7445

Brookfield Town Health Department 100 Pocono Road Brookfield CT 06804 203-775-7315

Darien Health Department 2 Renshaw Road Darien CT 06820 203-656-7320

Greenwich Health Department 101 Field Point Road Greenwich CT 06830 203-618-3026

New Fairfield Health Department 4 Brush Hill Road New Fairfield CT 06812 203-312-5640

Norwalk Health Department 137 East Avenue Norwalk CT 06851 203-854-7776

Redding Health Department 100 Hill Road Redding CT 06896 203-938-2559

Ridgefield Health Department 66 Prospect Street Ridgefield CT 06877 203-431-2745

Stamford Health Department 888 Washington Boulevard Stamford CT 06901 203-977-4399

Stratford Health Department 1000 West Broad Street Stratford CT 06615 203-385-4058

Stratford Town Health Department 150 Lincoln Street Stratford CT 06614 203-381-6922

Trumbull Health Department 2 Corporate Drive Trumbull CT 06611 203-452-5184


A Mental Health Department is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that provides social services to people with mental health and substance abuse issues. Mental Health Departments offer a range of services, including housing assistance, employment programs, and services for people with developmental disabilities. Mental Health Departments may also offer substance abuse treatment services and counseling services for individuals, groups, and families. Many also offer programs to help people with behavioral health issues to avoid jail and hospital visits.

Connecticut Greater Danbury Mental Health Department 64 West Street Danbury CT 06810 203-797-7223


A Victims Assistance Center is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that provides support and assistance to the victims of crimes. In many locations, the Victims Assistance Office is run by the local Prosecutor’s Office. Victims Assistance Offices provide a range of support services to the victims of crimes, including crisis intervention services, support groups, mental health services, and medical advocacy. Victims Assistance Offices can also assist the victims of crimes with obtaining compensation.

Bridgeport Police Victims Assistance 1395 Sylvan Avenue Bridgeport CT 06606 203-332-5522