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

Mental Health Referrals

Monroe Counseling Services
Clinical Coordinator
Deirdre Ekholdt, LCSW
7 Fan Hill Road
Monroe, CT  06468

Phone:(203) 452-2800 x 1178
Deirdre Ekholdt Email
Hour by appointment


Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services

Greater Bridgeport Community Mental Health Center
24-Hour Access Center Phone Number:  (800) 586-9903
Daytime Phone Number, 8 am - 6pm: (203) 551-7507

List of State-sponsored Inpatient Treatment Facilities

Crisis Intervention Phone Number: Greater Bridgeport Community MH Center (203) 551-7507, (800) 586-9903  
 
Catholic Charities of Fairfield County, Inc.
238 Jewett Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06606
(203) 416-1307
 
Child Guidance Center
Offers a wide range of outpatient mental health and substance abuse counseling services for children under the age of 18 as well as a variety of in-home supportive services to their families.  The Center operates three outpatient clinics located in Bridgeport, Stratford, and Fairfield.

Clinic Contact Information:
180 Fairfield Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604; (203) 394 6529

80 Ferry Boulevard; Stratford, CT 06615; (203) 378 1654 

 
FSW Inc.
Offers a walk-in clinic; Clients receive a full assessment to identify the challenges they may be facing. Needs are triaged to address the most critical first, so subsequent services have the most impact.
  • Clinic hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:30-12:00 noon;
    Tuesday and Thursday from 2:00 - 4:00 pm.
  • Regular clinic hours: Monday through Friday from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm.  Evening hours by appointment on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
  • Information about Mental Health Services: Contact Dr. Lauren Festa, Director of Behavioral Health Services at  (203) 368-5540

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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
Email
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
Email
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
Email
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
Email
Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm