If You Need Help
The City of Middletown’s Alert Center allows you to view all alerts and emergencies in your area. You can also subscribe to be instantly notified of alerts and emergencies.
St. Vincent de Paul Middletown’s Amazing Grace Food Pantry, 16 Stack St., is open Wednesdays and Fridays from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., handing out pre-boxed grocery packages outside the facility.
2-1-1, a program of United Way of Connecticut, is your connection to the local services you need, from utility assistance, food, housing, child care, elder care, crisis intervention & more. If you have a problem using the 2-1-1-number, dial 1-800-203-1234.
If you are in a housing emergency the state and federal government have taken a number of steps to help protect homeowners and renters impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak.
For you safety: If you think your computer usage might be monitored, call or text instead: 1−888-774-2900.
Connecticut Legal Services offices have self-help materials are available at their website. For help, call their office: Middletown: 860-344-0447.
Food delivery services for homebound senior citizens experiencing food insecurity is available for residents of Hartford, Tolland & Middlesex counties. A $2.50 donation per meal is suggested to defray cost. To sign up, call 860-560-5848 or click the above title.
Middletown Health Department staff will be available to answer questions Monday – Friday 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM and weekends 8:30 AM – 8:30 PM.
Temporary rental housing assistance administered by the State of Connecticut Dept. of Housing
This is an online learning management system that helps jobseekers upgrade their skills and gain certifications to secure employment.
Applications for the state-run Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program can be submitted at their website.
This fund is intended for people who have encountered a short-term hardship in their lives and, through no fault of their own, have fallen behind on a utility bill or rent. It is a once-in-a-lifetime assistance program, and the goal is to aid the applicant in moving forward after the short-term hardship.
Riverview Center in Middletown. Enrichment and support programs for both youths and adults, as well as some confidential services for victims of abuse and sexual assault. Free hotline: 1-888-999-5545