Agency to help seniors apply for food assistance

The Agency on Aging of South Central Connecticut (AASCC) has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the National Council on Aging to help seniors (ages 60 and older) apply for SNAP food assistance.

This program serves the greater New Haven area, including Shelton, Ansonia, Bethany, Derby, Milford, Orange, Seymour and Woodbridge.

To apply, call Janet Perez 203-785-8533 at the Agency on Aging of South Central Connecticut.

The agency is located at 1 Long Wharf Drive, Suite 1L, New Haven, CT 06511.