Our mission is to provide information on issues, rights, and programs for persons with any disability, their families and the community. The office empowers people to advocate for them self, to assist with direct advocacy support, when necessary.
Our objective is to provide advocacy/protective safeguards and services for persons with disabilities to help insure their rights are protected and to prevent abuse, neglect and /or exploitation. To provide community outreach and education to community groups, agency personnel and disability support groups.
The city is committed to ensure that its facilities are accessible. The ultimately goal is to achieve full inclusion for persons with disabilities to all programs, services, and activities offered by the City of Bridgeport.
The City of Bridgeport does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission to, access to, or operations of its programs, services, or activities. Bridgeport does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices.
Listing files in 'Health & Social Services'
2016 Primary Care Action Group Community Health Assessment & CHIP - uploaded on 5/10/2017 9:51 AM
BDHSS Brochure Revised Feb 2017.pdf - uploaded on 11/14/2017 3:42 PM
Disability Employment Assistance - uploaded on 5/10/2017 9:50 AM
Fairfield County Wellbeing 2016 - uploaded on 5/10/2017 9:51 AM
Handicap Parking Sign Removal Form - uploaded on 5/10/2017 9:50 AM
Handicap Parking Sign Removal Instructions - uploaded on 5/10/2017 9:50 AM
Handicap Parking Sign Request Form - uploaded on 5/10/2017 9:50 AM
Handicap Parking Sign Request Instructions - uploaded on 5/10/2017 9:50 AM
*Times are adjusted to the local time of the organization (GMT -5)
Deputy Director of Health & Social Services
752 East Main Street, 2nd Floor
Bridgeport, CT 06608
Phone: (203) 576-7147
Fax: (203) 332-5635