Human Services

We Are Your Bridge

We realize this an extremely difficult time for everyone and want to assure you that the Greenwich Department of Human Services is here to assist in any possible way.  Town Hall is currently open to visitors until 4pm. Appointments are encouraged. Case managers are available to assist you either in person or via virtual appointment.  Please call our office at 203-622-3800 to arrange an appointment or answer any questions. Our normal business hours are 8:30am-4:30pm Monday- Friday. 


If you prefer you may also send a confidential email to Linda Sandiaes, Director of Human Service’s programs, or Scott Harvey, Director of Case Management.


As always if you have an emergency, please call 911. 


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Mission

The mission of the Department of Human Services is to enhance the quality of life of Greenwich residents through support in meeting basic human needs and promoting services that foster self-sufficiency.


Services

As the images reflect, we serve as your bridge. In addition to providing direct services, we connect you to the essential resources of the community. These resources provide the support you may need, such as:

  • Access to Health Care Services
  • Educational and Employment Opportunities
  • Food
  • Personal Safety
  • Shelter

The available services are diverse and support all ages. Our services are provided by a dedicated professional staff and a network of community partners. We also have staff that are bi-lingual.


Contact Us

To contact us, please call 203-622-3800 or come to our offices in Town Hall between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. After hours appointments are available on request. For those who wish to, complete the Intake form (PDF) and bring it to the office

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