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Monroe Town Hall Offices
7 Fan Hill Road
Monroe, Connecticut 06468

PHONE(203) 452-2800
HOURSMonday - Thursday

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Domestic and Elder Abuse

Domestic Abuse Contact information for Domestic Violence Shelters may be found by calling 211.

CT Coalition Against Domestic Violence Toll-Free 24-Hour Crisis Line: 1-888-774-2900

Center for Family Justice

Advocacy Services Program: provides short term counseling to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Services also include safety planning, support, advocacy, resources and support groups. To schedule an appointment, call the Domestic Violence Hotline at (203) 384-9559, Sexual Assault Hotline (203) 333-2233

Crisis Services:

  • Emergency Hotline: (203) 384-9559: 24/7 provides immediate crisis intervention, safety planning, information and resources for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.
  • Kathie’s Place: provides emergency shelter for victims of domestic abuse and their children. Access to Kathie’s Place is offered 24/7 through CWF’s Domestic Violence hotline.  

Clinical Services: provides ongoing clinical services to children ages 0 - 17, their siblings and non-offending parents or guardians who have been impacted by domestic violence. To schedule an appointment, call (203) 334-6154 and ask for the Clinical Services Clinician.

753 Fairfield Avenue
Bridgeport, CT  06604
(203) 334-6154 

Monroe Office
Room 213
Monday 9 am to 1 pm, by appointment, (203) 452-2800 x1177

Elder Abuse

Information State Department on Aging

The Jewish Home for the Elderly: The Center for Elder Abuse Prevention 

Helpline: (203) 396-1097

Protective Services for the Elderly

About: DSS workers investigate reports of known or suspected physical, mental and emotional abuse, neglect and abandonment and/or financial abuse and exploitation of adults ages 60+ who are living in the community or in long term care facilities.

To report cases of suspected abuse, neglect or exploitation, call the toll-free In State referral line at 1-888-385-4225
Protective Service Referrals: (203) 551-2701

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Contact Information

Director of Community & Social Services
Barbara D. Yeager
Monroe Senior Center
235 Cutlers Farm Road
Monroe, CT 06468
Phone:(203) 452-2815 x4
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Social Services Coordinator
Mary Ann Kalm
Town Hall
7 Fan Hill Road
Monroe, CT 06468
Phone:(203) 452-2813
Hours: Monday 9 am - 4:30 pm, Tuesday 9 am - 3:30 pm, and  Thursday 9:00 am - 2:30 pm

Clinical Coordinator
Deirdre Ekholdt, LCSW
7 Fan Hill Road
Monroe, CT  06468
Phone:(203) 452-2800 x 1178
Fax:(203) 261-6197
Hour by appointment

Food Pantry Coordinator
Kathleen Turner
Monroe Food Pantry
980 Monroe Turnpike
Monroe, CT 06468
Phone:(203) 452-2817
Kathleen Turner Email
Food Pantry Email
Hours: Monday 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm; Wednesday & Thursday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Please call for Saturday hours

Elderly Services Coordinator
Kim Cassia
Monroe Senior Center
235 Cutlers Farm Road
Monroe, CT 06468
Phone:(203) 452-2815 x3
Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm