Find what you need to live the life you want. is a free web-based resource from the State of Connecticut that helps you live life independently. Bringing together the information you need to live how and where you choose.

What can we help you find?

Services & Support

Get info about in-home care,  home modifications, groceries, transportation, and more.

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HUSKY Health & Medicaid

Learn about HUSKY Health and Medicaid, what you qualify for, and what is covered.

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Independent housing, supportive housing, community living, and emergency housing programs.

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How to Use is a website that helps people learn about their options and find long-term services and supports best suited to their own needs and goals. You can type what you are looking for into the search box to find helpful information on this site. There is also an option below to chat live with a United Way 211 agent. 

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Health & Well-Being
February 12, 2024

4 Living Arrangements for Aging In Your Community

As we get older, many of us find joy and comfort in being surrounded by familiar faces and places,  and that’s especially true when it comes to living in our homes. In fact, an AARP survey shows that 77% of…
Health & Well-Being
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4 Ways In-Home Care Can Add to Your Life

Inviting someone into your home to help with your daily needs may feel awkward and even a little uncomfortable at first. But hiring in-home care can help you get the support you need to maintain a comfortable lifestyle and thrive…
December 12, 2023

Social Connections Make the Season Festive

The holiday season can be a festive time, but if the holidays have you singing the blues, you’re in good company. According to a 2017 AARP survey, nearly one-third of adults say they have felt lonely during the holiday season…