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Social Services

Mission Statement

"The mission of the Town of Thomaston Social Services is to provide all town residents with resources and assistance that improves and explores options and possibilities to enhance hope for the future."

Social Services Office 

The Thomaston Social Services Office will be open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 10am to 4pm.  Our office phone number is (860) 283-0756 and fax number is (860) 283-1378.

Our office will continue to offer referral services as well as assist with variety of local programs, including the Thomaston Crisis Fund, the New Beginnings school clothing program and seasonal donation programs, the Thomaston Christmas program, the Rotary Fuel Fund and Salvation Army assistance.

Our office also provides information and sign-ups for the Town's minibus for seniors and the disabled.  Our bus operates three days a week (Tuesday-Thursday), free of charge.

For Renter’s Rebate program, please contact the Assessor’s Office at (860) 283-0305.

For information about Energy Assistance Programs, please contact New Opportunities, Inc. at their Torrington office at (860) 482-9749.

The designated homelessness liaison for the Town of Thomaston is Emma Williams.  If you are experiencing homelessness or may be at risk, please reach out to Emma at (860) 283-0756.

If you need immediate assistance regarding any social service need, you may contact Infoline at 211 or the First Selectman’s Office at (860) 283-4421.