Homeowner’s Tax Relief

    Homeowners must be over 65 or totally disabled and live in a home to qualify.  This program is income qualifying and proof of income is required by the State every two years to have benefits continue.  Applications are available February 1st through May 15th annually at the Assessor’s office.  Please contact the Assessor’s office for current qualifying income limits and documentation needed to file.  The application is available online or in the tax assessor’s office.  Contact our Tax Assessor at 860-376-5115.

    Things you can do to support yourself:

     Take breaks from watching, reading, or listening to news stories and social media. Hearing about the pandemic repeatedly can be upsetting.
     Take care of your body. Take deep breaths, stretch, or meditate. Try to eat healthy, well-balanced meals, exercise regularly, get plenty of sleep, and avoid alcohol and drugs.
     Make time to unwind. Try to do some other activities you enjoy.
     Connect with others. Talk with people you trust about your concerns and how you are feeling.
     Call your healthcare provider if stress gets in the way of your daily activities for several days in a row.
     If you, or someone you care about, are feeling overwhelmed with emotions like sadness, depression, or anxiety, or feel like you want to harm yourself or others call 911

    COVID-19 Resources

    Visit: For updates

    This page is for informational purposes only.

    CDC Resources
     Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Prevention Website
     Coronavirus – Frequently Asked Questions
     CDC Coronavirus Fact Sheet
     CDC “Stop the Spread of Germs” Fact Sheet
     CDC “What to Do If You Are Sick” Fact Sheet
     CDC Handwashing Poster

    State and Local Resources
     State of Connecticut Coronavirus Information Page
     Uncas Health District
     Yale New Haven Health Coronavirus Information / Hotline Page

    Other Resources
    World Health Organization – COVID-19 Symptoms

    CT Department of Public Health – Pandemic Preparedness

    Hartford Healthcare – COVID-19 Clinical Command Center 24-hour Hotline – 860-372-8100 or toll free 833-621-0600

    Yale New Haven Health – Covid-19 Call Center Hotline Monday – Friday, 7am – 7pm. – 203-688-1700 or toll free 833-484-1200
    State of Connecticut is launching an information hotline for questions from the public about the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). People who have questions can call 2-1-1 or txt “CTCOVID” to 898211.

    Meals on Wheels

    If you are in need of Meals on Wheels you can get set up by calling 860-934-1006

    Senior Van Transportation

    The senior van is still available for limited essential medical appointments.

    Call 860-376-2329