Child Care and Preschool in Connecticut

Community Links

In the Middletown Area:

Amazing Grace Food Pantry Supply food to needy Middletown residents 347-3222

Community Health Center-Application assistance, health, dental, mental health 347-6971

Community Renewal Team (CRT) Energy assistance, home solutions, food stamps 347-4465

Counseling Center, Greater Middletown Outpatient substance abuse programs 343-5510

DCF Careline Provides protective services to children up to the age of 18 800-842-2288

Food Assistance Food stamps 560-2100

HUSKY Free of low cost health insurance for children under the age of 19 877-284-8759

Middlesex Hospital Family Medicine 344-6000

Poison Control 800-222-1222

American Red Cross Relief to victims of disasters, health and safety training courses 347-2577

Probate Court Estates, adoptions, guardianships, custody, family issues, passports 347-7424

Russell Library Activities for children and teens, as well as special events 347-2528

Youth Services Provides a coordinated referral system for students in grades 6-12 704-4547

School Readiness For help in finding a preschool or childcare center 346-7354

CT Birth to Three System For concerns about a child’s ability 800-505-7000

Family Resource Center Offering home visits, play groups and child assessments 638-3742

Literacy Volunteers Promoting increased literacy in the English language 347-0337

Parent Leadership Training Institute Parents become leaders and advocates for children 638-1463

Parent Resource Coordinator Assist in parent and community partnerships and outreach 638-1462

Special Education Resource Center for families on education/early intervention 632-1485

Special Education Pupil Services Health and Well Being 638-1428

Rushford Center for behavioral health needs of children, adults and families 346-0300

Salvation Army General assistance/social services, food, clothing, toys, utilities, rent 347-4793

TOUGHLOVE A self-help program for parents, kids, & communities 347-0340

WIC Supplemental nutrition program for Women, Infants & Children 344-8014

Women & Family Center for sexual assault crisis services, employment training 344-1474

City of Middletown Office of the Mayor 344-3401

Department of Health 344-3474

Housing Authority Safe, affordable housing for Middletown families, sliding scale 346-8671

Police Department (non emergency) 347-6941

In the North Branford Area:

DCF Careline Provides protective services to children up to the age of 18 800-842-2288

HUSKY Free of low cost health insurance for children under the age of 19 877-284-8759

Poison Control 800-222-1222

CT Birth to Three System For concerns about a child’s ability 800-505-7000