New Haven County Social Services for Health

Find New Haven 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.

East Shore Health Department 14 Business Park Drive Branford CT 06405 203-481-4233

Meriden Health Department 165 Miller Street Meriden CT 06450 203-630-4226

Milford Health Department 82 New Haven Avenue Milford CT 06460 203-783-3285

New Haven Health Department 54 Meadow Street New Haven CT 06519 203-946-8192

Newtown Health Department 4 Fairfield Drive Southbury CT 06488 203-270-4291

North Haven Health Department 18 Church Street North Haven CT 06473 203-239-5321

Orange Health Department 605 Orange Center Road Orange CT 06477 203-891-4752

Pomperaug Health Department 77 Main Street North Southbury CT 06488 203-264-9616

Pomperaug Health Department 486 Oxford Road Oxford CT 06478 203-888-6891

Seymour Town Health Department 98 Bank Street Seymour CT 06483 203-881-3255

Southbury Health Department 800 Main St S Southbury CT 06488 203-264-9616

Wallingford Health Department 45 South Main Street Wallingford CT 06492 203-294-2065

Waterbury Health Department Ste 100, 95 Scovill St Waterbury CT 06706 203-574-6780


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 Waterbury Mental Health Department 115 South Main Street Waterbury CT 06706 203-805-5300

Connecticut Mental Health Department 34 Park Street New Haven CT 06519 203-745-4827

Greater Waterbury Mental Health Department 95 Thomaston Avenue Waterbury CT 06702 203-805-5300

North Haven Mental Health Department 18 Church Street North Haven CT 06473 203-239-5321


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.

Waterbury Police Victims Assistance 255 East Main Street Waterbury CT 06702 203-574-6906